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in the U.S.
since 1880


Gender: Girl. Ranked #1279 most popular

Similar Names
2k Kyrah (American)
< 1k Keir (Irish)

What does the name "Kira" mean?

Kira (English): Black

The name "Kira" is of English origin and it means "Black". It's a name commonly given to girls. There are 7 other names that are similar to this one.

K is for keen, your sense of honesty.

I is for ignite, the fire in you!

R is for rational, the way you think.

A is for acquaintance, the many friends you know.

Your name in reverse order is "Arik". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Arik". How do you pronounce that?

Now try the names of everyone you know including friends, cousins, neighbors, classmates, co-workers or your pets. Even your favorite anime, TV or movie characters! See what their names mean. Remember, this is purely just for fun.

How popular is the name "Kira" in the U.S.?


Want to know about the populiarty of Kira? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 31,921 babies born with the name Kira in the United States. That's more than enough Kiras to occupy the territory of Gibraltar (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 29,441 (as of July 1, 2010). The name first appeared in the year 1938 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Kira" was in 2005 with a total of 1,387 babies. (That's a lot of baby Kiras)

According to the 2010 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Kira" is not a popular baby girl's name in Minnesota. Imagine that, only 17 babies in Minnesota have the same name as you in 2010. Across the entire United States a total of 1,034 babies also bear the same first name during the same year. OMG! It's tough being a popular person isn't it?

Where is the name Kira popular?

The map shows the relative popularity of the name Kira in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess a name that was popular in the region near the Rockies? Search for the name to check your answer!

Celebrities named Kira

Kira Kener

Kira Kener is an adult biography. Kira was born in 1974 as Stephanie Knain in San Jose, California, U.S.


Kira Muratova

Kira Muratova is a film directorscreenwriter with the most prominent portion of their career being from 1961 to present. Kira was born in 1934 in Soroca, Kingdom of Romania (now Moldova).


Past life for Kira born May 1, 2003

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Ukraine approximately on 1375. Your profession was preacher, publisher, and scribbler of ancient inscriptions.

Psychologically, you were timid, constrained, and quiet. You had creative talents, waited until that life to be liberated. Sometimes environment considered you strange. It always seemed to you, that your perceptions of the world are somewhat different. Your lesson - to trust your intuition as your best guide in present life.

Here's something for you to ponder on...

The Theory Behind The Name Game - Finding a good baby name is one of the dilemmas that plague parents who live in a modern setting. Parents do have the right to be conscious about the name.