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Kira meaning and name origin

Kira \k(i)-ra\ as a girl's name is pronounced KEER-ah. It is of Greek origin, and the meaning of Kira is "lord". Variant of Kyra. Made familiar by the character Major Kira on the TV series "Star Trek: Deep Space Nine".

Kira has 8 variant forms: Keera, Kiera, Kierra, Kiria, Kiriah, Kiriana, Kirya and Kirra.

Kira is also pronounced similarly to Cara, Cora, Kaara, Kaira, Kara, Karah, Kari, Karra, Kary, Keara, Keira, Kera, Keri, Kerra, Kiara, Kiarra, Kiri, Kora, Kori, Kory, Kyrah, Kyrha, Kyria and Kyrra. Other suggested similar baby names are Cira, Eira, Kia, Kiba, Kina, Kitra, Kiva, Kore, Lira, Mira, Nira and Uira.

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Popularity of Kira

Kira is a very popular first name for females (#1165 out of 4276) but an uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).

Displayed below is the baby names popularity of Kira name for girls (2012 statistics). Compare Kira with its variant forms and related girl baby names.

Top 1000 ranking of Kira name in U.S.
Top 100 ranking of Kira outside U.S.