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Cara Meaning


What does Cara mean?

The name Cara is of Latin origin.

The meaning of Cara is "clear".

It is also of English origin, where its meaning is "friend".

Cara is generally used as a girl's name.

It consists of 4 letters and 2 syllables and is pronounced Ca-ra.

The Given Name Cara

The name Cara, has a wonderfully chic quality.

This 2 syllable name has strength and a positive vibe.

Solidly popular, this one is a keeper.

Some famous bearers of this name include: Cara Delevingne, and Cara Theobold.

Cara Popularity

In the U.S. in 2016, it ranked 807 in baby name popularity for girls with 350 occurrences. Less than 5 boys were given the name.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 731 in baby name popularity for girls with 385 occurrences. Less than 5 boys were given the name.

The trend's your friend. See how Cara has changed in popularity since 1880 by visiting the Cara Name Popularity Page.

Cara Related Names

Variants of the name Cara include Kara.

The name Carina is a form of Cara.

Cara has the diminutive (nickname) Carita.

Famous Caras

  • Cara Delevingne ~ Actress
  • Cara Theobold ~ Actress

Cara Numerology

Want to know how your name choice may effect your child?

Then take a look at the Numerological Report For Cara.

It may give you some insight about your new baby.

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Cara Name Fun

Would you like to fingerspell the name Cara in American Sign Language?

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Cara.

Just for fun, see the name Cara in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.

Learn about nautical flags and see your name or message written in nautical flags, on the Cara in Nautical Flags page.