Sameer

Sameer - A very unique male name



  Jun 28,2017      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Sameer appeared on the charts for the first time in 1972 on position #2003. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Sameer and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Sameer? Our experts and editorial staff have gathered trends and insights for 30,000+ baby names over the last 100 years -- And on this page you will learn everything you ever wanted to know about the name Sameer. The baby boy name Sameer was given to 42 baby boys in 2012, ranking #1739 on the national boy baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 39,073 baby boys were given this name - making this a very unique male name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Sameer peaked in popularity 16 years ago in 2001 on position 1030.



Famous with this name

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Sameer Patra
Sameer Dharmadhikari


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Sameer is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Sameer is currently topping the baby name charts in New Jersey at position #927 - and is the least popular in California at position #1,687.

Why care about state specific baby name charts? It could be that a name that is very popular on the national overall charts is less (or even more) popular where you live. So make sure you check out the state specific charts below and find out how popular or unique Sameer is where you live.


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Sameer origin and meaning

Sameer is a 6 letter name with 2 syllables. We couldn't find any information about what this name means. To see famous people named Sameer, pop culture references for the name Sameer and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Sameer

We've found the following names that sound similar to Sameer, sorted by popularity.

Seymour / Samir / Shamar / Shemar / Sumner / Shamir / Samer / Shomari / Shamari / Shneur /

Name statistics


Most parents-to-be know if they want a popular or unique name, and with these charts and data tables you can easily get a better understanding of how popular or unique this name is.

With a quick glance you can easily tell if this name is increasing or declining in popularity - But note that its current popularity can actually differ a lot from state to state.

Chart position per year (visualized)



Chart position per state (visualized)



Chart position per year (table view)


Year Rank
20121739
20111707
20101695
20091666
20081637
20071700
20061250
20051108
20041148
20031203
20021155
20011030
20001218
19991304
19981730
19971335
19961415
19951596
19941265
19931472
19921621
19911565
19901629
19891519
19881650
19871798
19861456
19851817
19841406
19831247
19821454
19811137
19801640
19791462
19781542
19771438
19761551
19751891
19742051
19722003

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
New Jersey927
New York981
Illinois1053
Georgia1349
California1687

Even more about Sameer


These are some of the common questions you may want to have answered to know if this is the perfect name for your baby.

Is Sameer a common or unique name?

By analyzing the number of births and frequency of this name we've determined that it's currently a very unique male name.

What is the number of syllables for the name Sameer?

2 syllables. Why is this important? One of the things that makes a baby name sound good and have a nice rythm is the number of syllables - and especially the number of syllables along with the syllable count for your last name. A simple rule is to avoid having the same number of syllables in your first, middle and last name.

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#
On chart
2001
Peak year
Male


Popularity Score™

Name Sameer
Gender Male
Popularity 1 in 39,073
Letter count 6
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1972
2012 births +42

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