Meaning and Name Origin
Tiara \tia-ra\ as a girls' name is pronounced tee-ARH-ah. It is of Latin origin, and the meaning of Tiara is "headdress". A tiara is a jeweled headpiece or demicrown. A pretty-sounding name for a very attractive object. A small, scented gardenia known as "tiar้" grows in the Pacific Islands.
For more on this name, see also the related girl name Tia.
Tiara is a very popular first name for females (#1239 out of 4276, Top 29%) but a unique surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Charted below is the birth name popularity of Tiara for girls. Tiara entered the list in 1980-1989 and reached its apex position of #222 in the U.S. in 1995, but is not found in the list at the moment. (Top 1000 Baby Names Records, 2014)
Displayed below is an analysis of the usage of the girl name Tiara and affiliated names. Prominent related forms of Tiara are Tia and Tiarra. Adoption of these girl names was at its peak in the year 1991 and is now much less, with the versions Tia and Tiara becoming less fashionable. (Top 1000 Baby Names Records, 2014)
Tiara▼ is alike in pronunciation to Tara▼, Tarah, Tarra, Taura, Tera▼, Terra▼, Tiera▼, Tierra▼, Tiyaira, Tora and Tyra▼. Other suggested similar baby names are Ciara▼, Kiara▲, Siara, Thora▼, Thyra, Tiana▲ and Tifara. These names tend to be less commonly used than Tiara.