What does Alvira mean?
(female) Alviar, Arvira, ..
(male) Alvian, .. Middle name pairings:
Alvira Ximena (A.X.), ..
How popular is Alvira?
Alvira is an unusual first name for women but a very prominent last name for all people (#37591 out of 150436, Top 25%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Alvira reached its highest rank of #1219 in the U.S. in the 1910s, but is not found in the list currently. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)
Which version is better?with its source form and related girl names. Popular alternative forms of Alvira are Elva, Elvera, Elvie, Elvina and Elvira. Usage of these relations of Alvira was well-received during 1900-1909 (average #672), but now, versions such as Elvira have become less in vogue.
Alvira is pronounced similarly to Alvara and Alvera. Other suggested similar names are Adira, Akira, Alaia▲, Alaida, Alaina▲, Alair, Alaisa, Alberga, Albert, Alberta▼, Albia, Albina▼, Alcina, Aldara, Aldina, Aldora, Alegra, Aleida, Alfre, Alfri (see Alfreda), Alfrida, Alia▲, Alica, Alida▼, Alika, Alima, Alina▲, Alisa▼, Alita, Alivia▲, Aliya, Aliza▲, Allfry (see Alfreda), Allia, Allida, Allina, Allisa, Allura, Almera, Almida, Almina, Almira, Almirah, Almire (see Almera), Almita, Almyra, Aloisa, Alsina, Altaira, Aludra, Alura, Alva▼, Alvar, Alvarita, Alvena, Alverta, Alvie, Alvina▼, Alvine, Alvinia, Alvit, Alvita, Alyvia▲, Alzina, Amira▲, Ashira, Avia, Avila, Aviva, Elmira▼, Elvia and Gevira. These names tend to be more commonly used than Alvira.See names in meaning and etymology.