|Number in U.S||👶 99,000|
|Rate in 2021||477|
|Name origin||🌍 Persian|
The name Omar is a name that has bern used all around the world and specially in Islamic countries. This name is also spelled as “ Umar “ which can be more popular than the form “ Omar “. This name is an Arabic spelling that can be “ عمر “, this form of spelling represents Islamic tradition.
After the emergence and military success of Islam which was partially due to the second caliph Umar ibn al Khattab, Umar or Omar became a common name in Arab and Muslim populations in general. This name is also used in Spanish speaking countries which should be noted. There was a biblical figure by the name of Omar. Actually Spain had a lot of Jews in the Middle Ages, therefore the name could have spread because of this.
Popularity of the name Omar
Actually Omar is a popular name all around the world, this name is the 91st most popular baby name in District of Columbia based on the researches in the year 1997 in the United states of America. Only 14 babies have this name in the year 2007 in Columbia.
A total of 2296 babies bear the same first name as your baby during that year in the Unites states of America. From the year 1880 to 2018, the highest recorded use of this name was in 2007 with a total of 3215 babies.
The name “ Omar “ was recorded 97250 times in the SSA public database since the year 1880 to 2018. This name first appeared in 1880 and 14 new born babies were given this name. In Nevada, this name became popular in the year 1999. This name ranked 62 with only 48 babies. And the all time high record for this name was in 1993 in the state of California with 981 babies.
Personality of the name Omar
O is for old fashioned, you cherish the past
M is for mild, your mild and gentle way
A is for altruism, the unselfish you
R is for rational, the way you think
Knowledge is your heart’s desire. You are an idealistic analyze and study things in depth. Also solving mental or physical puzzles are natural to you. There is a strong possibility that you are quite, reserved and shy. You might find it difficult to talk to or trust other people. People perceive you as the one who is family person, good provider and a good protector.
Your most likely vocations are, doctor, electronic designer, teacher, banker and musician. If you feel something deep inside you, you feel it very strongly even though you do not necessarily show. You should be careful not to be possessive or too jealous.
Famous people named Omar
Omar I of Kanem who was ruler of Kanem
Omar I of the Maldives who was sultan of the Maldives
Omar II of the Maldives who was sultan of the Maldives
Omar Abdirashid Ali Sharmarke who was Somali diplomatic and politician
Similar names to the name Omar
Oakley, Obasi, Oberon and Obrecht