What does Maira mean?
Related girl name: Myra.
Associated with: irish.
52 relations via Mary, Mayra: Mair, Maire, Mairi, Mal, Malia, Mame▼, Mamie▼, Manon, Manya, Mara▲, Mare, Maree, Maren, Maria▼, Mariam▲, Marian▼, Mariana, Marice, Marie▼, Mariel, Mariela▼, Marilla, Marin, Marion▼, Mariska, Marita, Maritsa, Maritza▼, Marja, Marjan, Marje, Marla▼, Marlo▼, Marya, Marysa, Masha, Maura, Maure, Maurita, Mavra, May▼, Mayme▼, Mayra▼, Mayria, Mimi, Miriam, Moira, Moire, Morag, Moya, Muire and Myra▼.Creative forms:
(female) Maera, Maiba, ..
(male) Maima, Maina, .. Middle name pairings:
Maira Nariah (M.N.), ..
How popular is Maira?
Maira is a somewhat prominent first name for females (#2122 out of 4276, Top 50%) and also a somewhat prominent surname for all people (#76946 out of 150436, Top 51%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Maira was first listed in 1980-1989 and reached its apex rank of #732 in the U.S. in 1992, but is not found in the list at the moment. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)
Which version is better?with similar and related girl names. Malia (#313 from current records), Mame, Mamie, Mara (#739), Maree, Maren (#1113), Maria (#109), Mariam (#563), Marian (#1104), Mariana (#296), Marie (#564), Mariel (#1839), Mariela (#1560), Marilla, Marin (#1471), Marion (#1527), Mariska, Marita, Maritza (#1201), Marla, Marlo, Mary (#124), Maura (#1490), May (#1658), Mayme, Mayra (#1275), Mimi, Miriam (#294), Moira (#1645) and Myra (#597) are the prominent varying forms of Maira listed in the Top 2000. Other variants, like Mairi, are seldom used. These relations of Maira were popular with parents during 1890-1899 (average #1299) and are now significantly less popular (#1338, 92.9% less usage), with versions such as Marlo becoming less in vogue. Mary has been the top favorite, though Maria is currently more frequently used.
Maira is alike in pronunciation to Maery, Mahra, Marah, Maraya, Mari▼, Maurie, Meara, Meera, Meerah, Meira, Mera, Merah, Merri, Merry▼, Mira▲, Mirah, Mireya▼, Miri, Mirra, Mora, Morah, Moraia, Moria, Moyra and Myrah. Other recommended names are Caera, Cira, Daira, Dara▼, Eira, Fabra (see Fabia), Fara, Gavra, Kaira, Karra, Keira, Lara, Maaja, Madera, Madira, Madra, Mai, Maia▲, Maicy, Maida, Maiga, Maime, Mairead, Mairim, Maisa, Maisy, Maiya, Maja, Mala, Manika, Marfa, Marika, Mariza, Mart, Mata, Maxima, Maya▲, Maysa, Meica, Mirja, Muirna, Nadira, Nira, Sabra, Saira, Samira, Shira, Yaira, Zahra▲ and Zaira. These names tend to be less frequently used than Maira.See names in meaning and etymology.