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Amira

What does Amira mean?

Amira Pronunciation of Amira [ami-ra] as a girls' name is pronounced ah-MEER-ah. It is of Arabic and Hebrew origin, and the meaning of Amira is "princess; treetop, proverb, or sheaf of corn". Feminine of Amir.

Associated with: arabic, princess.

Variations

Amira has 13 variants: Ameera, Ameerah, Amera, Amerah, Amirah, Amyra, Amyrah, Meera, Meerah, Mera, Merah, Mira and Mirah.

Creative forms:
(female) Abira, Amida, ..

(male) Amirai, Amiva, ..

Middle name pairings:
Amira Ester (A.E.), ..

How popular is Amira?

Amira is a somewhat prominent first name for females (#4091 out of 4276, Top 96%) and also a somewhat prominent surname for both adults and children (#118236 out of 150436, Top 79%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Shown below is the birth name popularity of Amira for girls. Amira entered the list in 1980-1989 and reached its highest rank of #381 in the U.S. in 2015. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Amira name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Amira outside U.S.

Which version is better?

with its variant forms and related girl names. Ameera (#1798 in recent rankings), Ameerah, Amirah (#668), Amyra (#1529), Meera (#1293) and Mira (#586) are the prominent related forms of Amira (#381 in recent rankings). These forms of Amira were favored today (adoption of 0.1%). Amira has been the most well-known version, although Mira appears to be gaining popularity too.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Amira, Ameera, Ameerah, Amirah, Amyra in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Meera, Mira in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Mira outside U.S.

Similar Names

Amira is pronounced similarly to Amara, Amari, Amariah, Amarra, Amora, Amorra, Emera, Omeira and Omyra. Other recommended names are Abida, Abra, Adia, Adina, Adira, Adiva, Adora, Afiwa, Airi, Akira, Alia, Alika, Alima, Alisa, Aliya, Aliza, Almera, Almira, Almirah, Almire (see Almera), Ama, Amada, Amala, Amata, Amena, Amia, Amica, Amika, Amilia, Amilya, Amina, Aminah, Amisa, Amissa, Amita, Amiya, Amor, Amore, Amya, Andra, Anica, Anika, Anima, Anisa, Anitra, Anora, Apirka, Ara, Ardra, Aria, Arina, Ariya, Armida, Armina, Ashira, Asia, Asima, Avia, Avila, Cira, Elmira, Kaira, Saira, Samira, Semira and Uira. These names tend to be less commonly used than Amira.

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