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).
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)
Prominent varying forms of Mirah (not ranked) ranked in the Top 1000 are Amira (#418 from recent data), Mira (#613), Myra (#638), Amirah (#665) and Elmira. These forms of Mirah were favored as birth names in 2014 (median #666), except for the versions Elmira and Myra which have become less in vogue. Mira, Amirah and Amira are three of the more fashionable girl names among these. Displayed below is a comparison of the statistics of Mirah and associated names. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Thinking of names?
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 baby 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.