Kiera name meaning

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Meaning and Origin

What does the name Kiera mean? Keep reading to find the user submitted meanings, dictionary definitions, and more.

Origin and Meaning of Kiera

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User Submitted Meanings

  1. According to 2 people from South Africa and the United States, the name Kiera is of Irish origin and means "Little dark haired one".
  2. A user from Canada says the name Kiera means "dark haired".
  3. According to a user from Montana, U.S., the name Kiera is of Irish origin and means "The meaning of Kiera is Dark".
  4. A submission from California, U.S. says the name Kiera means "Darkness" and is of English origin.
  5. A user from California, U.S. says the name Kiera is of American origin and means "sunshine".
  6. A user from Arkansas, U.S. says the name Kiera is of English origin and means "a gift of god".
  7. According to a user from the United Kingdom, the name Kiera means "Musical Godess".
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  1. A female given name from the Celtic languages, variant of Keira
  2. A female given name from Persian, variant of Kira

Notable Persons Named Kiera

Notable Persons Named Kiera

Kiera Cass

Kiera Cass is a young-adult fiction writer. Kiera was born in 1981.

Kiera Chaplin

Kiera Chaplin is a model. Kiera was given the name Kiera Victoria Chaplin on July 1st, 1982 in Belfast, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom.

Kiera Aitken

Kiera was born on October 31st, 1983 in Devonshire Parish.

Kiera Gormley

Kiera Bennett

Kiera was born in 1971.


Fun Facts about the name Kiera

  • How Popular is the name Kiera? Kiera is the 1,706th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Kiera have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 20,378 babies born with the first name Kiera in the United States. That's more than enough people named Kiera to occupy the territory of Cook Islands (New Zealand) with an estimated population of 17,791 (as of December 1, 2011).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Kiera? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1963 when it was given as a first name to 8 new born babies.
  • When was Kiera first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Kiera is Thursday, March 5th, 1925.
  • What year had the most people named Kiera born? The highest recorded use of the first name Kiera was in 2007 with a total of 1,147 babies. That's a lot of babies named Kiera!
  • Random Kiera Factoid: According to the 2007 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Kiera ranks 99th in popularity as a baby girl's name in Vermont. Imagine that, 6 babies in Vermont have the same name in 2007.
  • Weird things about the name Kiera: The name spelled backwards is Areik. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Kirae. How do you pronounce that?
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