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Ira (girl)

What does Ira mean?

Ira Pronunciation of Ira as a girls' name (also used more commonly as boys' name Ira) is a Greek name, and Ira means "peace". Ira is a variant form of Irene (Greek). Mythology: Greek goddess of peace.


ASSOCIATED WITH greek, peace


RELATIONS VIA IRENE Arina, Erena, Irayna, Ireen, Iren, Irena, Irenea, Irenka, Iriana, Irina, Irine, Iryna, Orina, Oryna, Rena, Rina



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How popular is Ira?

Ira is a very popular first name for females (#1535 out of 4276, Top 36%) and also a very popular last name for all people (#57544 out of 150436, Top 38%). (2000 U.S. CENSUS)

Ira reached its apex rank of #513 in the U.S. in the 1880s, and is at #1483 currently. (TOP 2000 NAMES, 2018)

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

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

Which version is better?

Irene (#637 FROM CURRENT RECORDS), Irina (#1815), Irena, Irine, Rena and Rina are the popular related forms of Ira (#1483). Usage of these relations of Ira reached its highest a century ago (AVERAGE #1008) and is now significantly lower, with forms such as Irene going out of style.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Ira, Irena, Irene, Irina, Irine in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Rena, Rina in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Ira and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Ira is pronounced similarly to Airi, Ara, Ari, Aria, Ariah, Arie, Ariya, Arria, Arya, Aura, Aurea, Auria, Eira, Eiry, Iara, Ora, Orah, Oria, Orra, Orya, Uira, Uriya, Yaira, Yara and Yeira. Other recommended sound-alike names are Ida, Idra, Ila, Ima, Ina, Irma, Isa, Ita and Iva. These names tend to be less frequently used than Ira.

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