What does Kaira mean?
Kaira /kai-ra/ 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).
(female) Kaika, Kyra, ..
(male) Kaika, Kaiva, ..
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)
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of Kaira for girls. 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. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Below is a charted comparison of the popularity of the girl name Kaira and corresponding names. Cara (#672 the previous year), Carina (#1019), Carrie (#1492), Carry, Kara (#442), Karah, Kari (#1844), Karie, Karina (#429), Karri, Karrie, Kary, Keira (#228), Kira (#350), Kyra (#485), Kyrah and Kyrie (#1376) 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 (#1352, 66% 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.
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.