Name: Shamir

Origin and Meaning of the Name Shamir

  • Meaning:
    A sharp thorn, flint
  • Origin:
  • Gender:
    Boy
  • Pronunciation:
    (SHAY mir)
  • Form of:
    Itself (Shamir)
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Miscellaneous Info for Shamir

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  • Used in:
    Hebrew speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    In Jewish legend, shamir is an extremely hard rock-like substance created at twilight on Sabbath Eve. Solomon used the shamir to cut the gigantic stones he needed to build the temple.

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