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What does Moyra mean?

Moyra Pronunciation of Moyra as a girls' name. The name Moyra means "star of the sea". Moyra is an alternate form of Moira (English, Irish, Gaelic, Latin): variant spelling of Maire (Irish, Gaelic).

ASSOCIATED WITH Mo-, star, sea



(female) Moyda, ..

(male) Moyge, ..

Moyra Karen (M.K.), ..

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)

Which version is better?

Moira (#1645 THE PREVIOUS YEAR) is the only prominent variation form of Moyra (OUTSIDE TOP 2000). Adoption of this relation of Moyra was at its peak in 2015 (ADOPTION OF 0.01%). (TOP BABY NAMES, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Moira in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Moyra and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Moyra is pronounced similarly to Maery, Maira, Mairi, Mara, Mari, Maria, Marra, Marya, Maura, Mayra, Mayria, Meera, Meerah, Meira, Mera, Merah, Merri, Merry, Mira, Morah, Moraia, Moria, Myra, Myrah and Myriah. Other recommended sound-alike names are Akyra, Amyra, Bora, Cora, Cyra, Dobra, Dora, Doura, Kora, Kyra, Lora, Lorra, Lowra, Lyra, Madra, Mavra, Maya, Mayda, Maysa, Meya, Meyta, Miya, Moana, Moia, Moina, Moja, Mona, Monca, Monna, Morag, Morna, Morysa (see Marisa), Mouna, Moya, Moyna, Mya, Myka, Myla, Myrla, Myrna, Myrta, Noora, Nora, Noura, Omyra, Rora, Tora, Tyra, Zayra and Zora. These names tend to be more commonly used than Moyra.

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