What does Myriah mean?
Myriah /myr-i-ah/ [3 sylls.] as a girls' name is of Greek derivation, and the meaning of the name Myriah is "myrrh". Myriah is a variant form, with the suffix -iah, of Myra (Greek): feminine of Myron.
How popular is Myriah?
Myriah is an uncommon given name for females. Myriah is an equivalently unique surname too for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Below is a charted analysis of the usage of the girl name Myriah and related names. Prominent varying forms of Myriah (outside Top 1000) are Maira, Mira (#613 the previous year) and Myra (#638). Adoption of these girl names reached its peak during the years 1880-1889 (usage of 0.269%) and is almost as widespread today (usage 0.2497%, ▼7.2%), but with the versions Maira and Myra becoming less stylish. Mira (#613) is the most trendy name for newborns here. (Top 1000 Baby Names Records, 2014)
Myriah is pronounced similarly to Marah, Maria, Mariah▲, Mayria, Merah, Mirah, Morah, Moraiah, Moria and Moriah▼. Another suggested similar baby name is Myriam▼. These names tend to be more commonly used than Myriah.