What does Sara mean?
Sara /sara/ as a name for girls. Sara's name origin is Hebrew, and the name Sara means "princess". Sara is a version of Sarah (Hebrew). Biblical: originally called Sarai. Saro is a popular surname. See also Mersera and Sarina.
Sara has 28 more relations via Sarah: Sadee, Sadie▲, Sadye▼, Sal, Salli, Sally▼, Saralee, Saralyn, Saramae, Saran, Sareen, Sarely, Sarena, Sarika, Sarina▼, Sarine, Sarissa, Sarita, Sarka, Sarolta, Sarotta, Sasa, Serach, Serita, Shara, Shari▼, Sorcha and Zarita.Kreatif forms: Salra, Sanra, Syra. [more]
How popular is Sara?
Sara is a very prominent first name for women (#84 out of 4276, Top 2%) and also a very prominent surname for both adults and children (#23391 out of 150436, Top 16%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Displayed below is the birth name popularity of Sara for girls. Sara reached its highest rank of #30 in the U.S. during 1980-1989, and is at #167 presently. (Top 1000 Birth Names Statistics, 2014)
Sadie (#46 last year), Sarah (#50), Zara (#422), Sarai (#447), Zaria (#860), Zahra (#916), Sorcha, Shari, Sarina, Sadye, Sally, Sarrah and Shara are the prominent varying forms of Sara (#167 last year). Usage of these forms of Sara was at its highest in 2013 (average #704) and has remained as widespread to this day (#707, ▼1%), but with the versions Zaria, Sally, Sadye, Sarina and Shari falling out of fashion. Zara, Sadie and Sarai are three of the more trendy birth names in this compilation, with Sadie enjoying a rekindling in usage. Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of Sara and affiliated names. (Top 1000 Birth Names Statistics, 2014)
Sara is pronounced similarly to Ceara, Cearaa, Cearia, Cearra, Ceira, Cera, Cerea, Ceri, Ceria, Cerria, Ciaara, Ciara▼, Ciarra, Ciarrah, Cieara, Ciearra, Ciera▼, Cieria, Cierra▼, Cira, Ciri, Cyra, Cyrah, Sahra, Sariah, Seara, Searra, Seeria, Siara, Siera, Sierra▲, Siri, Siria, Soraya, Suri, Syria, Zahrah, Zaira, Zariah▲, Zarria, Zary, Zarya, Zayeera, Zayra, Zohra, Zora▼, Zorah, Zoraya, Zorrah and Zorya. Other suggested similar baby names are Bara, Cara▼, Dara▼, Fara, Iara, Kara▲, Lara▼, Mara▲, Saba, Sabra, Sada, Sahara, Saharah, Saharra, Sana, Sh'rae, Sharae, Sharaia, Sharay, Sharaya, Sharaye, Sharee, Sharie, Shary, Sheera, Sher, Shera, Sheraa, Sherae, Sherah, Sherai, Sheray, Sheri▼, Sheria, Shery, Shira, Shirah, Shiri, Shura, Shyra, Tara▼ and Yara. These names tend to be less frequently used than Sara.