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What does Kaira mean?

Kaira Pronunciation of Kaira [kaira] as a girls' name is of Latin and Greek derivation, and Kaira means "beloved; friend; lord". Kaira is a version of Cara (Latin, Irish, Gaelic). Kaira is also a variation of Kara (Latin). Kaira is also used as a variation of Kyra (Greek).

Associated with: greek.


Kaira has 24 variants: Caera, Caragh, Carah, Carrie, Carry, Kaara, Karah, Karee, Kari, Karie, Karra, Karrah, Karri, Karrie, Karry, Kary, Keera, Keira, Kira, Kyrah, Kyrha, Kyria, Kyrie and Kyrra.

7 more different relations via Cara, Kara, Kyra: Carina, Carita, Kariana, Karina, Karine, Karita and Lacara.

Creative forms:
(female) Kaidra, Kaika, ..

(male) Kaika, Kaiva, ..

Middle name pairings:
Kaira Sutton (K.S.), ..

How popular is Kaira?

Kaira is an uncommonly occurring first name for females. Kaira is also an uncommon last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)

Kaira was first listed in 1999 and reached its peak rank of #1905 in the U.S. then, but is not ranked at the moment. (2015 Birth Statistics)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Kaira name in U.S.

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

Which version is better?

with its source forms and related girl names. Cara (#727 the previous year), Carina (#1067), Carrie (#1680), Carry, Kara (#509), Karah, Kari (#1817), Karie, Karina (#462), Karri, Karrie, Kary, Keira (#245), Kira (#361), Kyra (#493), Kyrah and Kyrie (#1321) are the popular alternative forms of Kaira ranked in the Top 2000. Adoption of these forms of Kaira was more pronounced among parents during the years 1970-1979 (median #1106) and is now much diminished (#1371, 68% less usage). Carrie is more ubiquitous than the rest, though Keira is now the more favored form, while versions like Carina are now less common.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Kaira, Cara, Carina, Carrie, Carry in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Kara, Karah, Kari, Karie, Karina in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Karri, Karrie, Kary, Keira, Kira in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Kyra, Kyrah, Kyrie in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Cara, Kara, Keira, Kyra outside U.S.

Similar Names

Kaira is alike in pronunciation to Cari, Caro, Carri, Cary, Chiara, Cora, Keara, Keearra, Kera, Keri, Kerra, Kerri, Kerria, Kerry, Kiara, Kiarra, Kiera, Kierra, Kiriah, Kirya, Kora, Kori, Korri, Korry and Kory. Other suggested similar names are Adira, Amira, Bahira, Ceira, Daeira, Daira, Edira, Farra, Gavra, Jakira, Kacia, Kadija, Kaia, Kaija, Kaila, Kaili, Kalea, Kalia, Kalila, Kalina, Kamea, Kanara, Karan, Karida, Karla, Karma, Kasya, Katia, Katina, Katya, Kefira, Keiba, Keila, Kiba, Lara, Laura, Lira, Maira, Saira, Sarra, Shira, Tahira, Tamra, Tarra, Taura, Yaira, Yakira, Yeira, Zaira and Zara. These names tend to be more commonly used than Kaira.

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