First name origins & meanings:
- Greek: Eternal beauty
- Hindi: Immortal
- Greek: Immortal
- Arabic: Moon
First name variations: Amar, Amarah, Amaira, Amariah, Amara, Amarta, Amare, Amaree, Amario, Amarjit, Amaro, Amarande, Amar, Amard, Amare, Amard, Amaro, Amaru, Amaral, Amaran, Amarco, Amardo, Amaree, Amareh, Amaren, Amares, Amargi, Amaria, Amaril, Amarin, Amario, Amariy, Amarja, Amarok, Amaron, Amaroo, Amaroq, Amarri, Amarsa, Amarth, Amarti, Amarya, Amaraja, Amaraji, Amarand, Amarant, Amarapa, Amarbir, Amarcus, Amardad, Amardev, Amardip, Amardit, Amareet, Amaresh, Amaresa, Amarfis, Amariah, Amarian, Amariea, Amaros
Last name origins & meanings:
- Italian (Sicily): see Amaro.
- Arabic: variant of
- Japanese: ‘surplus’, usually written with characters
used phonetically. It appears to be a shortening of amaribe
‘surplus doors’, a reference to the practice among census takers from
ancient times up to the era of the Tokugawa shogunate (1603–1867) of
listing households in groups of fifty; any households exceeding this
number or a multiple of it were referred to as ‘surplus’. The surname
is found chiefly in northeastern Japan.