Meaning and name origin
Ciera \ci(e)-ra\ as a girl's name is of Irish, Gaelic and Spanish origin, and the meaning of Ciera is "black; saw". Ciera is a variant of Ciara (Irish, Gaelic): modern feminine form of Ciaran (from "ciar"), the name of two major Irish saints. Also a variant of Sierra (Spanish): place name for the western mountains.
Ciera is a somewhat popular first name for females (#2463 out of 4276, Top 58%) but an uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Ciera for girls (2014 statistics).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Ciera and its variant forms. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Sierra (#352), Ciara (#673), Cierra, Ciarra and Ciera. (2014 statistics).
Ciera is also pronounced similarly to Ceira, Cera, Cerea, Ceri, Ceria, Cira, Ciri, Cyra and Sera. Other suggested similar baby names are Caera, Cara, Chara, Cher, Cheray, Chere, Cheri, Chery, Chiara, Cora, Kiera, Piera and Tiera. These names tend to be less commonly used than Ciera.