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Saira

What does Saira mean?

Saira Pronunciation of Saira [saira] as a girls' name is of Hebrew origin, and Saira means "princess". Saira is a version, with the suffix -ira, of Sarah (Hebrew). Biblical: originally called Sarai.

Associated with: princess.

Variations

Saira has 18 variants: Sairah, Sara, Sarai, Saraia, Sarha, Sarhah, Sari, Saria, Sarie, Sarra, Sarrah, Sarrey, Sera, Serah, Zahra, Zara, Zarah and Zaria.

Saira has 20 more different relations via Sarah: Sadee, Sadie, Sadye, Saidee, Sal, Salli, Sally, Saran, Sarena, Sarika, Sarina, Sarine, Sarissa, Sarita, Sarka, Sasa, Serita, Shara, Shari and Zarita.

Creative forms:
(female) Sairi, Saisa, ..

(male) Saier, Saisaf, ..

Middle name pairings:
Saira Luella (S.L.), ..

How popular is Saira?

Saira is a rare given name for women. Saira is also a unique surname for all people. (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Charted below is the birth name popularity of Saira for girls. Saira entered the list in 1996 and reached its top position of #1593 in the U.S. in the year 2001, but is not listed at the moment. (Top Baby Names, 2015)

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

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

Which version is better?

with its source form and related girl names. Prominent variation forms of Saira are Sadie (#52 the previous year), Sadye, Sally (#1139), Sara (#162), Sarah (#58), Sarai (#440), Sarena, Sari, Sarina (#1342), Sarita, Sarrah, Sera, Shara, Shari, Zahra (#690), Zara (#402), Zarah (#1779) and Zaria (#872). Adoption of these forms of Saira reached its most widespread in the 1980s (adoption of 2.91%) and is now much less (adoption 0.98%, down 66.4%), with forms such as Shari becoming less stylish. Sarah is more universally found than the rest, though Sadie is currently more frequently used.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Saira, Sadie, Sadye, Sally, Sara in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Sarah, Sarai, Sarena, Sari, Sarina in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Sarita, Sarrah, Sera, Shara, Shari in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Zahra, Zara, Zarah, Zaria in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Sadie, Sally, Sara, Sarah, Zahra, Zara outside U.S.

Similar Names

Saira is pronounced similarly to Ceara, Cearra, Ceira, Cera, Ciarra, Ciri, Cyra, Sahra, Sariah, Seara, Seeria, Siara, Siera, Sierra, Siri, Siria, Suri, Syria, Zahrah, Zaira, Zarria, Zary, Zarya, Zayra and Zora. Other suggested similar names are Adira, Akira, Bara, Cara, Daira, Darra, Edira, Eira, Farra, Hajra, Iara, Jaidra, Kaara, Kaira, Kira, Larra, Lavra, Mahra, Maira, Mavra, Nira, Ofira, Saba, Sabra, Sacha, Sadira, Safia, Safira, Sahara, Saida, Saige, Salina, Samia, Samira, Satina, Seila, Shera, Shira, Shirah, Shiral, Shiri, Shura, Shyra, Sidra, Stina, Tamra, Uira, Yaira, Yara and Zahira. These names tend to be more frequently used than Saira.

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