Meaning and name origin
Mirah \m(i)-rah\ as a girl's name is of Arabic and Hebrew origin, and the meaning of Mirah is "princess; treetop, proverb, or sheaf of corn". Mirah is a variant of Almera (Arabic): feminine of Elmer. Also a variant of Amira (Arabic, Hebrew). Mirah is also used as a variant of Elmira (Arabic).
Mirah is not a popular first name for females and an equally uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Mirah and its variant forms. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Amira (#418), Mira (#613), Myra (#638) and Elmira. (2014 statistics).
Mirah is also pronounced similarly to Maira, Mara, Marah, Mariah, Meira, Miri, Mirra, Moira, Mora, Morah, Moriah and Myriah. Other suggested similar baby names are Miah, Micah and Miran. These names tend to be more commonly used than Mirah.