What does Kara mean?
Kara▼ has 24 variants: Cara▼, Carina▼, Carita, Kaira, Karah, Karalee, Karalie, Karalyn, Karalynn, Karee, Kari▼, Kariana, Kariann, Karianna, Karianne, Karie, Karielle, Karina▼, Karine, Karita, Karrah, Karri, Karrie▼ and Kary.Creative forms:
(female) Kadra, Kasa, ..
(male) Kaaro, Karo, .. Middle name pairings:
Kara Raeleigh (K.R.), ..
How popular is Kara?
Kara is a very popular first name for women (#381 out of 4276, Top 9%) and also a very popular surname for both adults and children (#22461 out of 150436, Top 15%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Kara was first listed in 1940-1949 and reached its highest position of #105 in the U.S. in the 1980s, and is at #509 currently. (Top Baby Names, 2015)
Which version is better?with its variant forms and related girl names. Cara (#727 from recent data), Carey, Cari, Carie, Carina (#1067), Carri, Carrie (#1680), Carry, Cary, Kaira, Karah, Kari (#1817), Karie, Karina (#462), Karri, Karrie, Kary, Kera, Keri, Kerri and Kerry are the prominent varying forms of Kara (#509 from recent data). Other forms, like Caragh, are uncommon. Usage of these relations of Kara was at its peak 5 decades ago (adoption of 1.1%) and is now much reduced (adoption 0.1%, ▼90.9%), with versions such as Kerri becoming less stylish.
Kara▼ is pronounced similarly to Caro, Charo, Cori, Cory, Keara, Keearra, Keera, Keira, Kiara▼, Kiera, Kierra▼, Kira▲, Kiri, Kiriah, Kirya, Kora▲, Kori▲, Korie, Korri, Korry, Kory, Kyra▼, Kyria, Kyrie and Kyrra. Other recommended names are Adra, Atara, Bara, Ciara▼, Cyra, Dara▼, Dora▼, Fara, Iara, Kade, Kaeya, Kaia▲, Kait, Kala▼, Kama, Karan, Karas, Karel, Karima, Karin▼, Karla▼, Karlah, Karma, Karmia, Karna, Karysa, Kass, Kata, Kate, Kay▼, Kaya, Kaye▼, Keala, Klara, Kore, Lara, Lawra, Madra, Mara▲, Mavra, Saira, Sara▼, Sera, Shara, Tara▼, Tora, Tyra▼, Yara, Zara▲ and Zora▼. These names tend to be less frequently used than Kara.See names in meaning and etymology.