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Nira

What does Nira mean?

Nira Pronunciation of Nira [ni-ra] as a girls' name is of Hebrew origin, and the meaning of Nira is "plowed field".

Variations

Nira has 3 variants: Niran, Nirela and Nirit.

Related girl name: Deyanira.

Creative forms:
(female) Nini, Nisia, ..

(male) Niri, Niro, ..

Middle name pairings:
Nira Sienna (N.S.), ..

How popular is Nira?

Nira is a rare first name for females but a somewhat popular last name for all people (#98770 out of 150436, Top 66%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Nira entered the list in 1930-1939 and reached its highest rank of #1435 in the U.S. then, but is not found in the list currently. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Nira name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Nira outside U.S.

Which version is better?

with its variant forms and related girl names. Deyanira is the only other popular alternative form of Nira. These forms of Nira were favored as birth names 22 years ago (adoption of 0.01%).

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Nira, Deyanira in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Nira is pronounced similarly to Nari, Neera, Nera, Neriya, Noora, Nora, Norah, Norry, Noura, Nura, Nuru and Nyree. Other suggested similar names are Afra, Akira, Bara, Bora, Ceira, Cera, Ciera, Cira, Dara, Dora, Eidra, Eira, Fara, Fiora, Kera, Kiara, Kiera, Kira, Kitra, Kora, Kyra, Lira, Mara, Meira, Mira, Myra, Nadira, Nadra, Naida, Naila, Naima, Nata, Nea, Nehira, Neila, Neiva, Nela, Neta, Nia, Niada, Nico, Nidia, Nika, Nila, Nina, Nita, Nix, Nola, Nore, Norm, Nur, Ofra, Ora, Orra, Saira, Sara, Sera, Sidra, Tera, Tiara, Uira, Zaira and Zara. These names tend to be more frequently used than Nira.

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