Meaning and name origin
Cynara \cy-na-ra\ as a girl's name is of Greek origin, and the meaning of Cynara is "thistly plant". Made famous by the late-19th-century English poet Ernest Dowson's line "I have been faithful to thee, Cynara! in my fashion".
Cynara has 1 variant form: Zinara.
Cynara is not a popular first name for females and an equally uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Cynara for girls. Cynara has not been ranked in the Top 1000/100 so far. (2014 statistics).