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What does Hera mean?

Hera Pronunciation of Hera as a girls' name is pronounced HARE-ah. It is of Greek origin, and the meaning of Hera is "queen". Mythology: Hera (Juno to the Romans) was the Greek Queen of Heaven, wife of Zeus. Dealing with her husband's infidelities resulted in her also being called the goddess of marriages.

SEE ALSO Cassandra

STARTS WITH Her-

ASSOCIATED WITH greek, queen, mythology, romans, heaven, goddess

Variations

CREATIVE FORMS
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MIDDLE NAME PAIRINGS
Hera Antonia (H.A.), ..

How popular is Hera?

Hera is an unusual given name for females but a somewhat prominent last name for all people (#96918 out of 150436, Top 64%). (2000 U.S. DEMOGRAPHICS)

Which version is better?

Cassandra (#570 LAST YEAR) and Juno (#1993) are the popular alternative forms of Hera (UNLISTED). These relations of Hera reached the top of their popularity 26 years ago (USAGE OF 0.42%) and are now significantly less widespread (USAGE 0.03%, 92.9%), with the version Cassandra becoming less trendy. (TOP BABY NAMES, 2016)



Top 2000 baby names ranking of Cassandra, Juno in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Cassandra outside U.S.

Similar Names

Hera is pronounced similarly to Hero. Other suggested similar-sounding names are Abra, Afra, Ara, Bara, Bera, Cara, Ceara, Ceira, Cera, Cora, Dara, Edra, Eira, Emera, Fara, Hajra, Hana, Hava, Haya, Heda, Hedda, Hedi, Hege, Heida, Helga, Helia, Hella, Hema, Hena, Herma, Hermia, Herta, Hertha, Hetta, Huela, Iara, Idra, Ira, Keera, Keira, Kera, Kerra, Kiera, Legra, Leora, Lora, Lura, Lyra, Mara, Meera, Meira, Mera, Mira, Mora, Myra, Nera, Nora, Nura, Ofra, Ora, Pera, Rora, Sara, Sebra, Sera, Teara, Tedra, Tera, Terra, Tiera, Tora, Veera, Vera and Zara. These names tend to be more frequently used than Hera.

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