What does Cierra mean?
Cierra /cier-ra/ 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. Demographics)
Displayed below is the birth name statistics 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 U.S. SSA Records)
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 relations of Cierra was common in 2005 (median #466) and is somewhat less today (#688, ▼41.6%). Sierra has been the recurring favorite, though Keira is currently ranked higher, while Ciara, Cierra and Ciera used to be popular.
Cierra▼ is alike in pronunciation to Ceira, Cera, Cerea, Ceri, Ceria, Cerria, Cira, Ciri, Cyra, Sarra, Seara, Seeria, Sera and Siria. Other suggested similar baby names are Caera, Cara▼, Cedra, Cheray, Chere, Cherey, Cheri▼, Cherie▼, Cherrie, Cherry▼, Cherye, Chiarra, Cintra, Citara, Cora▲, Corri, Diedra, Kiarra▼, Kirra, Mirra, Pietra, Terra▼, Tierre, Tierrea and Tierza. These names tend to be less frequently used than Cierra.