What does Cierra mean?
Cierra /cier-ra/ [2 sylls.] as a name for girls. Cierra's root is Spanish, and the name Cierra means "black; saw". Cierra is an alternate form of Ciara (Irish, Gaelic) with the prefix Cie-. Cierra is also a derivative of Sierra (Spanish): place name for the western mountains.
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. Census)
Displayed below is the birth name popularity of Cierra for girls. Cierra was first listed in 1980-1989 and reached its top rank of #180 in the U.S. in the year 1997, but is not ranked at the moment. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Popular varying forms of Cierra listed in the Top 1000 are Keira (#228 in 2014), Sierra (#352), Kiara (#353), Kiera (#592), Ciara (#673), Keara, Ciarra and Ciera. Adoption of these girl names reached its apex in 2005 (usage of 0.5331%) and is now significantly lower (usage 0.3113%, ▼41.6%), with the versions Ciara, Cierra and Ciera becoming less stylish. Kiara (#353), Keira (#228), Sierra (#352) and Kiera (#592) are four of the more fashionable birth names in this compilation. Displayed below is a comparison of the usage of the girl name Cierra and corresponding names. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Cierra▼ is alike in pronunciation to Ceira, Cera, Cerea, Ceria, Cerria and Cira. Other suggested similar baby names are Caera, Cherri, Cherry▼, Chiarra, Kierra▼ and Tierra▼. These names tend to be less frequently used than Cierra.