What 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.
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How 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 reached its top position of #586 in the U.S. in the year 2015. (Top Baby Names, 2015)
Which version is better?with its variant forms and related girl names. Amira (#381 last year), Elmira, Maira, Meera (#1293), Mimi, Miranda (#278), Mirella, Mireya (#1501), Myra (#597) and Myriah are the popular alternative forms of Mira (#586 last year). Adoption of these forms of Mira was at its most widespread 2 decades ago (median #1467) and has become significantly lower since (#1330, 52.8% less usage), with forms like Elmira becoming less in vogue. Amira and Mira are two of the more trendy baby names here.
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 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.See names in meaning and etymology.