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Kiera Meaning


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Origin & Meaning

The name Kiera is of Irish origin.

The meaning of Kiera is "dark haired".  

It is also of English origin, where its meaning is "little black one".


In the U.S. in 2014, it ranked 592  in baby name popularity for girls with 494 occurrences.    Less than 5 boys were given the name. 

View the Kiera Name Popularity Page to see how the popularity trend for Kiera has changed since 1880, or to compare the popularity of Kiera to other names.


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Related Names

Kiera is a variant spelling of Kiara.

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Name Fun

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

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Kiera.

Just for fun, see the name Kiera 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 Kiera in Nautical Flags page.

Names Like This

Irish names usually contain a given, middle and family name.

Given names frequently have their source in the Roman Catholic faith, or are derived from the traditional Gaelic.

Some Gaelic or old Irish names date back to the Celtic origins of Gaelach (Ireland). These names find their basis in ancient pagan religions, myths, legends, and superstitions held by the Gaels.