What does Moyra mean?
Moyra /moy-ra/ [2 sylls.] as a girls' name is of English, Irish, Gaelic and Latin derivation, and the name Moyra means "star of the sea". Moyra is an alternate form of Moira (English, Irish, Gaelic, Latin): transcription of Maire (Irish, Gaelic). Compare last name Mora.
Moyra has 1 different form via Moira: Moire.Kreatif forms: Monra, Moyla, Moyrat. [more]
How popular is Moyra?
Moyra is a rare given name for women. Moyra is also a unique surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Moira is the only prominent variation form of Moyra (outside Top 1000). Adoption of this girl name was at its peak during 1960-1969 (usage of 0.038%) and has become lower since. Shown below is an analysis of the popularity of the girl name Moyra and corresponding names. (Top 1000 Baby Names Records, 2014)
Moyra is pronounced similarly to Mahra, Maira▼, Mara▲, Marra, Maura▼, Mayra▼, Mayria, Meara, Meera, Meira, Mera, Mira▲, Mirra, Mora, Morah, Moria, Myra▼ and Myrah. Other recommended similar baby names are Moya and Moyna. These names tend to be more commonly used than Moyra.