What does Cierra mean?
Cierra [cier-ra] as a name for girls has its root in Spanish, and the name Cierra means "black; saw". Cierra is an alternate form of Ciara (Irish, Gaelic). Cierra is also a derivative of Sierra (Spanish): place name for the western mountains.
Associated with: black.
(female) Cierca, Cierta, ..
(male) Cier, Cierri, .. Middle name pairings:
Cierra Ida (C.I.), ..
How popular is Cierra?
Cierra is a very prominent first name for females (#1751 out of 4276, Top 41%) and a slightly less prominent last name for both adults and children (#80216 out of 150436, Top 53%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Cierra was first listed in 1980-1989 and reached its top rank of #180 in the U.S. in the year 1997, and is presently at #1864. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)
Which version is better?with its source forms and related girl names. Popular varying forms of Cierra (#1864 in 2015) listed in the Top 2000 are Keira (#245 in 2015), Kiara (#399), Sierra (#408), Kiera (#639), Ciara (#757), Chiara (#1863), Siera, Siara, Keara, Ciarra, Ciera and Ceara. Adoption of these relations of Cierra was common 16 years ago (median #883) and is now significantly reduced (#1398, ▼77%).
Cierra▼ is alike in pronunciation to Ceira, Cera, Cerea, Ceri, Ceria, Cerria, Cira, Ciri, Cyra, Sarra, Seara, Seeria, Sera and Siria. Other suggested similar names are Caera, Cara▼, Carri, Carry, Cedra, Chara, Cheeara, Cher, Cheray, Chere, Cheree, Cherey, Cheri▼, Cherie▼, Cherree, Cherrey, Cherri, Cherrie, Cherry▼, Chery, Cherye, Chiarra, Cintra, Citara, Cora, Corri, Corry, Diedra, Kerra, Kiarra▼, Kierra▼, Kirra, Mirra, Piera, Pietra, Terra▼, Tiarra, Tiera, Tierra▼, Tierre, Tierrea (see Tierra), Tierria, Tiersa and Tierza. These names tend to be less frequently used than Cierra.See names in meaning and etymology.