What does Akira mean?
Related girl name: Akyra.
Associated with: bright (light).
(female) Akara, Akiar, ..
(male) Akiery, Akiram, .. Middle name pairings:
Akira Elliot (A.E.), ..
How popular is Akira?
Akira is an uncommon first name for women and an equally unique last name for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Akira entered the list in 1995 and reached its top rank of #706 in the U.S. in the year 2008, and is presently at #1022. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)
Akira is pronounced similarly to Yakira and Yekara. Other recommended names are Abida, Abina, Abra, Acima, Adara, Adia, Adiba, Adima, Adina, Adira, Adiva, Adora, Adra, Affra, Afia, Afiwa, Aida, Aila, Airi, Aki, Akiko, Akili, Akiva, Alia▲, Alima, Alisa▼, Aliza▲, Alura, Amia▲, Amica, Amika, Amina▲, Amira▲, Amita, Amora▲, Amyra, Anika▲, Anima, Anitra, Anora, Aphra, Apirka, Ara▼, Ardra, Arica, Arika, Arina, Ariya▲, Ashira, Ashra, Asima, Astra, Atara, Atera, Atifa, Aura, Avila, Ayisa, Azia, Aziza, Azora, Azra, Azura, Ceira, Cira, Edira, Eira, Jakira, Kira▲, Lira, Shira, Veira and Yaira. These names tend to be more commonly used than Akira.See names in meaning and etymology.