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What does Elvyra mean?

Elvyra Pronunciation of Elvyra as a girls' name is of Old German derivation, and the meaning of the name Elvyra is "truly foreign". Elvyra is a variant form of Elvira (Old German): Spanish name of Visigothic origin.



VARIANTS Elvera, Elveera, Ellvira, Alvira

RELATIONS VIA ELVIRA Ella, Elva, Elvie, Elvina, Elvire, Elwira



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How popular is Elvyra?

Elvyra is an uncommon given name for women. Elvyra is also a unique surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. CENSUS)

Which version is better?

Prominent varying forms of Elvyra (OUTSIDE TOP 2000) are Ella (#15 VIA LATEST LIST), Alvira, Elva, Elvera, Elvie, Elvina and Elvira. These forms of Elvyra were at the apex of their popularity a century ago (AVERAGE #789) and are now significantly less conventional (#1716, DOWN 59%), with forms such as Elva becoming somewhat outmoded. (TOP BABY NAMES, 2018)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Alvira, Ella, Elva, Elvera, Elvie in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Elvina, Elvira in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Ella, Elvira outside U.S.

Similar Names

Elvyra is pronounced similarly to Alvara and Alvera. Other suggested similar-sounding names are Almyra, Edwyna, Edyna, Elaina, Elayna, Elberga (see Alberga), Elberta, Eldora, Eldoria (see Eldora), Eleisa, Eleora, Elfre, Elfrea (see Alfreda), Elfryda, Eligia, Elika, Eliora, Elisa, Elisia, Elita, Ellena, Elliora, Ellma, Ellura, Ellyce, Ellyza, Elmeera, Elmena, Elmera, Elmerya (see Elmira), Elmira, Elmyra, Elmyrah, Elna, Elnora, Elodea, Eloisa, Elona, Elonna, Elora, Elpida, Elsa, Elsha, Eltha, Elvena, Elvene, Elvia, Elviana, Elvy, Elyce, Elynn, Elysa, Elyssa, Elyza, Elyzza, Ervina, Estera, Eudora, Eva, Evana, Evia, Evina, Evvy, Glaura, Glorra, Klara, Klyara, Lavra, Lyra, Mavra, Moyra, Myra and Nevara. These names tend to be more frequently used than Elvyra.

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