What does Kera mean?
Kera /kera/ [2 sylls.] as a name for girls is of Irish and Gaelic derivation, and the name Kera means "black". Kera is an alternate spelling of Kerry (Irish, Gaelic): from the male name Ciaran. Compare surname Kero.
How popular is Kera?
Kera is a somewhat popular first name for women (#3635 out of 4276, Top 85%) but a unique surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Displayed below is an analysis of the popularity of the girl name Kera and affiliated names. Prominent varying forms of Kera (unlisted) are Kara (#442 a year ago), Keri, Kerri, Kerrie and Kerry. Usage of these girl names was at its most widespread during 1970-1979 (usage of 0.7414%) and is now significantly lower (usage 0.1116%, down 84.9%), with the versions Keri, Kerri, Kerrie and Kerry becoming less trendy. Kara (#442) is the most chic baby name in this compilation. (Top 1000 Baby Names Records, 2014)
Kera is pronounced similarly to Caera, Cara▼, Cora▲, Kaara, Kaira, Karah, Kari▼, Karra, Kary, Keara, Keera, Keira▲, Kiara▲, Kiera▲, Kierra▼, Kira▲, Kiri, Kiria, Kirra, Kirya, Kora▲, Kori, Kory, Kyra▲, Kyrah, Kyrha, Kyria and Kyrra. Other suggested similar baby names are Bera, Cera, Hera, Kena, Keva, Kore, Mera, Nera, Pera, Sera, Tera▼ and Vera▲. These names tend to be less frequently used than Kera.