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pinWhat does Mira mean?

Mira /mi-ra/ as a girls' name is pronounced MEER-ah. It is of Latin, Slavic and Hindi origin, and the meaning of Mira is "wonderful; peace; prosperous".

Variant of Myra and Miranda. In Spanish, "mira" means , "Look!" The name was most common in the 19th century. See also Meera. Actress Mira Sorvino; fashion designer Myrčne de Premonville.


Mira has 15 variants: Mirana, Mireille, Mirella, Mirelle, Mireya, Miri, Miriana, Mirielle, Mirilla, Mirka, Mirra, Myra, Myrella, Myrene and Myrilla.

Related girl names: Mimi, Almera, Amira, Elmira and Mirabel.

Mira has 6 more alternative forms via Meera, Miranda, Myra: Maira, Meira, Miran, Myrah, Myree and Myriah.

Kreatif forms: Midra, Milra, Miria. [more]

pinHow popular is Mira?

Mira is a very popular first name for females (#1934 out of 4276, Top 45%) and also a very popular last name for all people (#18153 out of 150436, Top 12%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Displayed below is the birth name history of Mira for girls. Mira entered the list in 2001 and reached its top position of #613 in the U.S. in the year 2014. (Top Baby Names, 2014)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Mira name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Mira outside U.S.

Amira (#418 last year), Elmira, Maira, Mimi, Miranda (#238), Mireya and Myra (#638) are the popular alternative forms of Mira (#613 last year). Adoption of these forms of Mira was at its most widespread in 2014 (median #738), except for forms like Elmira which have become less in vogue. Amira, Mira and Miranda are three of the more trendy baby names here, and there is a rekindling in baby name popularity for Miranda.

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Mira, Amira, Elmira, Maira, Mimi in U.S.

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Miranda, Mireya, Myra in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Mira, Miranda outside U.S.

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Mira is pronounced similarly to Maery, Mairi, Mara, Marah, Maria, Mariah, Marie, Marra, Mary, Maura, Mayra, Mayria, Meara, Meerah, Mera, Merah, Merri, Merry, Mirah, Mireio, Moira, Mora, Moria, Moriah and Moyra. Other suggested similar baby names are Abra, Azra, Cera, Cira, Cyra, Eira, Kaira, Kira, Lira, Mair, Maire, Mare, Marla, Marna, Mart, Mea, Meda, Meirna, Mena, Mia, Miah, Mica, Mika, Mila, Mim, Mima, Min, Mina, Minda, Mirja, Mirla, Mirna, Mirta, Mitra, Miya, Moire, Morag, Muire, Muirna, Muna, Myrna, Nera, Nira, Nora, Ora, Sera, Shira, Uira, Veira and Yara. These names tend to be less frequently used than Mira.