What does Keira mean?
Keira \ke(i)-ra\ as a girls' name means "black; lord". Keira is a derivative of Ciara (Irish, Gaelic). Keira is also a derivative of Kiara (Irish): variant of Ciara. Keira is also used as a variation of Kyra (Greek).
Keira▲ has 20 more related variations via Ciara, Kiara, Kyra: Ceara, Cearaa, Cearia, Cearra, Chiara, Ciaara, Ciaran, Ciarra, Ciarrah, Cieara, Ciearra, Ciera▼, Cieria, Cierra▼, Cierrah, Kyreena, Kyrene, Searra, Siara and Sierra▲.
Keira is a somewhat prominent first name for females (#4237 out of 4276, Top 99%) but an unusual surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Displayed below is the birth name popularity of Keira for girls. Keira entered the list in 2000 and reached its apex position of #109 in the U.S. in 2006, and is at #228 presently. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Below is a charted analysis of the usage of the girl name Keira and related names. Ciara (#673 last year), Ciarra, Ciera, Cierra, Keara, Kiara (#353), Kiarra, Kiera (#592), Kierra, Kira (#350), Kyra (#485) and Sierra (#352) are the prominent varying forms of Keira (#228 last year) rated in the Top 1000. This girl name was at the top of its popularity in the year 1999 and is now much less popular, with the forms Ciara, Ciera, Cierra, Kiarra and Kierra falling out of fashion. The most fashionable baby names here are Keira (#228), Kiara (#353), Kira (#350), Kyra (#485) and Sierra (#352). (2014 Birth Statistics)
Keira▲ is pronounced similarly to Kaara, Kara▲, Karra, Kera, Keri▼, Kerra, Kerri▼, Kerria, Kerry▼, Kiri, Kiria, Kirra, Kirya and Kora▲. Other suggested similar baby names are Ceira, Kefira, Keiba, Keila, Meira, Veira and Yeira. These names tend to be less frequently used than Keira.