Gender: Masculine
Origin: Arabic ماهر
Meaning: “skillful.”

The name comes directly from the Arabic adjective, محنك (mahir) meaning, “skillful.”

As of 2010, Mahir was the 41st most popular male name in Bosnia & Herzegovina, (2010).

The name is used throughout the Islamic world.

A variant transcription is Maher.

A Bosnian feminine form is Mahira.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s