What does Mirah mean?
Mirah [mi-rah] as a girls' name is of Arabic origin, and the meaning of the name Mirah is "princess; treetop, proverb, or sheaf of corn". Mirah is a version of Almera (Arabic): feminine of Elmer. Mirah is also a variation of Amira (Arabic, Hebrew). Mirah is also used as a derivative of Elmira (Arabic).
(female) Marrah, Minrah, ..
(male) Mimal, Mire, ..
How popular is Mirah?
Mirah is a rare first name for women. Mirah is also a rare surname for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Which version is better?with its source forms and related girl names. Prominent varying forms of Mirah (not ranked) ranked in the Top 2000 are Amira (#381 from recent data), Mira (#586), Myra (#597), Amirah (#668), Meera (#1293) and Elmira. These forms of Mirah were favored as birth names in 2015 (median #920), except for versions such as Elmira which have fallen out of style. Amira, Mira and Amirah are three of the more fashionable girl names among these. Displayed below is a study of the statistics of Mirah and associated names. (2015 Birth Statistics)
Mirah is alike in pronunciation to Mairi, Marah, Maree, Mari▼, Maria▼, Mariah, Marie▼, Marra, Mary▼, Marya, Maura, Mayra▼, Meara, Meira, Merri, Merry▼, Mireya▼, Miri, Mirra, Mora, Moraia, Moraiah, Moria, Moyra and Myriah. Other suggested similar names are Abrah, Barah, Binah, Carah, Cyrah, Darah, Dinah, Dorah, Eilah, Gilah, Jorah, Karah, Kiah, Kibah, Kiriah, Kivah, Kyrah, Lidah, Lilah▲, Linah, Maiyah, Marth, Meral, Mia▲, Miah▲, Micah▲, Mika, Mila▲, Milcah, Mina, Miran, Mirana, Mirham, Mirian, Mirja, Mirka, Mirna, Mirta, Morag, Niah, Norah▲, Rivah, Sairah, Sarah▼, Serah, Shirah, Tarah, Tiarah, Zarah and Zivah. These names tend to be more frequently used than Mirah.See names in meaning and etymology.