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Amir

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Distribution of usage frequency for the most common synonyms of the noun amir:

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Definition of the noun amir

What does amir mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: amirs

  1. an independent ruler or chieftain (especially in Africa or Arabia)

Alternative definition of the noun amir

noun

  1. A high title of nobility or office, used in Arabic countries and in some Turkic states.
  2. One of the Mohammedan nobility of Afghanistan and Sindh.

People

  1. Amir a.k.a. Amir Ghalenoei: Ardeshir "Amir " Ghalenoei is an Iranian football coach and former player.
  2. Amir a.k.a. Amir Issaa is a rapper.
  3. Amir a.k.a. Carlos Agassi: Amir Carlos Damaso Vahidi Agassi, popularly known as Carlos Agassi and simply Amir, is a Filipino actor, TV host, rap artist, and model of Iranian descent. He was launched as a member of ABS-CBN's Star Circle Batch 3 in 1993.
  4. Amir a.k.a. Ameer is an actor.
  5. Amir is the brother of Humayun Saeed.
  6. Amir is a Persian pop singer.
  7. Amir is a 2009 Lux Style Best Music Video Director Award nominee.
    • nomination: - nominated to Lux Style Award for Best Music Video Director - "Aisi Taisi", with Jalal
  8. Amir is a musician.
    • profession: Musician
    • member of musical group Bush (Drums) in
  9. Amir a.k.a. Amir Naghdi is a musician.
    • nationality: Iran
    • profession: Guitarist, musician
    • album: "Romantic Flamenco"
  10. Amir a.k.a. Amir Kuro is a musical artist.

There are other people with in their name, like Ami Amir, Amir Ali, Amir Ati, Amir Ban, Amir Rao, Amy Amir, Eli Amir, Amin Amir, Amir Amor, Amir Azmy and many others.

Business

Amir is a fast-food restaurant chain serving mainly Lebanese food with locations mainly in the Montreal area. In an informal survey by the Montreal Gazette to find the best shish taouk in the greater Montreal area, an outlet in an industrial district along Boulevard de l'Acadie was found to be the best.

Characters

  1. Amir is a fictional character from the 2012 film 21 Jump Street.
  2. Amir is a fictional character from The Kite Runner.
  3. Amir is a fictional character from the 2011 film Baggage.
  4. Amir is a fictional character from the 2012 film Treasure Buddies.
  5. Amir is a fictional character from the Indonesian Freedom Trilogy film series.
  6. Amir is a fictional character from the 2009 film Amir El Behar.
  7. Amir is a fictional character from the 2010 film Pattinte Palazhi.
  8. Amir is a fictional character from Cowboy from Iran.
  9. Amir is a fictional character from The Girl Is in Trouble.
  10. Amir is a fictional character in the 2010 comedy romance film Overnight.
  11. Amir is a fictional film character.
  12. Amir is a fictional character from the film ZONE 261.
  13. Amir is a fictional character from the 2008 film Hansie.
  14. Amir is a fictional character from the 2010 film Four Friends.
  15. Amir is a fictional character from the 2010 film Mummy & Me.
  16. Amir is a fictional character from the 2014 film Aal.
  17. Amir is a fictional character from the 2010 film Thesis.
  18. Amir is a fictional character from the 2007 film Jellyfish.
  19. Amir is the fictional character from the Srugim Tv series.
  20. Amir is a fictional character from the book Seedfolks by Paul Fleischman.
  21. Amir is a fictional character from the 2004 film Butterfly in the Wind.
  22. Amir is a fictional character from the 2012 film The Wooden Bridge.
  23. Amir is a fictional character from the 2010 film The Bang Bang Club.
  24. Amir is a fictional character from the 2013 film Coherence.
  25. Amir is a fictional character from the 2011 film Ice Flowers.
  26. Amir is a fictional character from the 2006 film 5up 2down.
  27. Amir is a fictional character from the 2013 film Bloody Beans.
  28. Amir is a fictional character from the 2013 drama film The Rule of Accident.
  29. Amir is a fictional character from the 2001 film How High.
  30. Amir is a fictional character from the 2009 film Rafiki.
  31. Amir is a fictional character from the 1986 film Wanted: Dead or Alive.
  32. Amir is a fictional character from the 1941 film Asmara Moerni.
  33. Amir is a fictional character in the 2001 film A Five Minute Walk.
  34. Amir is a fictional character from the 2012 television series Special Ops.
  35. Amir is a fictional character from the 2012 film Chapali Height.
  36. Amir is a fictional character from the 1989 film Veiled Threat.
  37. Amir is a fictional character from the 2009 film About Elly.
  38. Amir is a fictional character in the 2013 film My Brother.
  39. Amir is a fictional character from the 2013 film Falling Leaves.
  40. Amir is a fictional character from the 2005 film Two for the Money.
  41. Amir is a fictional character from the 2012 film The Forger.
  42. Amir is a fictional character from the 1961 film The Midnight Terror.
  43. Amir is a fictional film character.
  44. Amir is a fictional film character.
  45. Amir is a fictional film character.
  46. Amir is a fictional film character.
  47. Amir is a fictional film character.
  48. Amir is a fictional film character.

There are other characters with in their name, like Amir Ali, Amir Adib, Amir Khan, Karim Amir, Haroon Amir and Samara el-amir.

Film

"Amir" is a 2002 comedy film written and directed by Miha Celar.

Music

"Amir" is a musical album of Henri Texier.

  • released in (40 years ago)

Place

AMIR is an Aviation waypoint.

  • also known as AMIR waypoint, fix AMIR, waypoint AMIR, AMIR fix

Miscellanea

  1. Amir a.k.a. Emir, sometimes transliterated Amir, Amier or Ameer, is a title of high office used in a variety of places in the Arab world. Literally it means commander, general, or prince. The feminine form is Emira. When translated as prince, the word "emirate" is analogous to a sovereign principality.
    • read more about Emir
  2. amiR is a gene.
  3. Amir: Ameer or Amir is an Arabic male given name meanining "Commander" or "Prince". The female form is Ameera. Sometimes, the name is written Amir in English, however, this will confuse it with another name, Amir.

Phrases with Amir

  1. Scaphiodon Amir
  2. Species Scaphiodon Amir

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Amir

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Google previewEgypt's Culture Wars (2010)

Politics and Practice by Samia Mehrez

Amir is a drug addict, a failed mechanic and a chronic thief who ...

Google previewThe Impact of 9/11 on the Media, Arts, and Entertainment (2009)

The Day that Changed Everything? by M. Morgan

Amir is a jealous, insecure coward. Assef is an evil bully. Hassan is pure and innocent. These identities are reductive archetypes that do not allow for much critical reflection on the part of the reader. Later, Assef will become a leader with the ...

Google previewThe History of al-Tabari Vol. 4 (1987)

The Ancient Kingdoms by Ṭabarī, Moshe Perlmann

'Amir is the reputed ancestor ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Modern Worldwide Extremists and Extremist Groups (2004)

by Stephen E. Atkins

Amir, Yigal watched with some satisfaction. Israeli efforts to incorporate the Amal into a militia group to support Israeli occupation failed, and hostilities opened between the Amal and Israeli military forces. Berri's leadership of Amal has had to ...

Google previewHistorical Dictionary of Islam (2009)

by Ludwig W. Adamec

AMIR (EMIR). From the Arabic amara, meaning to command. Title of a military commander, a nobleman, chief, prince, or ruler. Amir is also a common name. During the Umayyad and early 'Abbasid periods, this title was given to heads of ruling ...

Google previewHistorical Dictionary of Georgia (2015)

by Alexander Mikaberidze

AMIR. Arabic term meaning “commander, governor, prince.” Amirs served as provincial governors with military and administrative authority. The position was introduced to Georgia after the initial Arab conquests in the eighth century when ...

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Quotes about Amir

Amir Mohammad
another writer his self
stuck in so many places

first met at the New Straits Times office in late 2011. (John Tiong Chunghoo)
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Scrabble value of A1M3I1R1

The value of this 4-letter word is 6 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

Anagrams of AMIR

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