Shira was first listed in 1970-1979 and reached its highest rank of #1208 in the U.S. during 1980-1989, but is not found in the list currently. (TOP 2000 NAMES, 2015)
Shira is pronounced similarly to Chara, Chari, Cheray, Cheri▼, Chery, Sharae, Sharaya, Sharaye, Sharee, Sharie, Shary, Shera, Sheraa, Sherai, Sheraie, Sheray, Sheraya, Sheree▼, Sherey, Sherie, Sherri▼, Sherry▼, Shery, Shura and Shuree. Other recommended names are Adira, Akira, Ashira, Behira, Chiara, Cira, Edira, Eira, Kira▲, Mira▲, Ofira, Safira, Sahara, Sahra, Saira, Sairah, Sara▼, Sarra, Seara, Sera, Sh'rae, Shadira, Shaka, Shamira, Shaya, Shea, Sheina, Shena, Sher, Sheran, Sheva, Shieba, Shifra, Shila, Shilah, Shilo, Shiral, Shirl, Shirlea, Shula, Shurka, Shyla, Siara, Siera, Sina, Siri, Siria, Thora, Yeira and Zahira. These names tend to be less frequently used than Shira.See names in meaning and etymology.