What does Kierra mean?
Kierra [kier-ra] as a name for girls is an Irish and Greek name, and the name Kierra means "black; lord". Kierra is a version, with the prefix Kie-, of Kiara (Irish): transcription of Ciara. Kierra is also a form of Kira (Greek).
(female) Kierdra, Kierna, ..
(male) Kierrey, Kierry, ..
How popular is Kierra?
Kierra is a rare first name for females. Kierra is a unique last name too for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Presented below is the birth name history of Kierra for girls. Kierra was first listed in 1980-1989 and reached its apex rank of #316 in the U.S. in 1995, and is at #1574 currently. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)
Which version is better?with its source forms and related girl names. Keira (#245 via latest list), Kira (#361), Kiara (#399), Kiera (#639), Kirra and Kiarra are the popular varying forms of Kierra (#1574 via latest list). Other variants, like Kiria, are seldom used. These forms of Kierra were at the apex of their popularity a decade ago (adoption of 0.5%) and have become much less common since (adoption 0.2%, ▼57%). Kiara is the all-time favorite, although Kira seems to be becoming a favorite too, while versions like Kierra have become less popular.
Kierra▼ is pronounced similarly to Caera, Chiarra, Kaara, Kaira, Kara▼, Karra, Karrah, Karri, Keara, Kera, Keree, Keri▼, Kerra, Kerrey, Kerri▼, Kerria, Kerrie▼, Kerry▼, Kiri, Kora▲, Korry, Kyra▼, Kyrha, Kyria and Kyrra. Other recommended names are Ciarra, Cieara, Ciearra, Ciera▼, Cieria, Cierra▼, Cierrah, Diedra, Kerran, Kiesha, Kindra, Kitara, Kitra, Klarra, Mirra, Piera, Pietra, Siera, Sierra▼, Terra▼, Tiarra, Tiera, Tierra▼, Tierre, Tierrea (see Tierra), Tierria, Tiersa and Tierza. These names tend to be more commonly used than Kierra.See names in meaning and etymology.