It is a male given name of Arabic and Hebrew origin from ʿUmar, which in turn from the word “'umr” (life). The meaning is “populous, flourishing, flourishing, long-lived, eloquent and gifted speaker”. It is a common name in Arab and Muslim territories and populations in general, as well as in Spanish speaking countries. `Umar ibn Al-Khattāb was one of the most powerful and influential Muslim caliphs (rulers) in history. He was a sahābi (companion) of the Islamic prophet Muhammad.