What does Nira mean?
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)
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%).
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.See names in meaning and etymology.