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Sierra Meaning


What does Sierra mean?

The name Sierra is of Spanish origin.

The meaning of Sierra is "saw toothed mountains".

It is also of English origin, where its meaning is "saw toothed Mountains".

Sierra is used as both a boys and girls name.

It consists of 6 letters and 2 syllables and is pronounced Sie-rra.

The Given Name Sierra

Sierra is quite a simple name and a welcome find.

A delightful name, Sierra possesses great character.

Solidly popular, this one is a keeper.

Sierra falls into the landform name category.

Sierra Popularity

In the U.S. in 2018, it ranked 452 in baby name popularity for girls with 693 occurrences. Less than 5 boys were given the name.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 451 in baby name popularity for girls with 702 occurrences. Less than 5 boys were given the name.

Want to see how Sierra sizes up? How it compares to some other names? Then check out the Sierra Name Popularity Page.

Sierra Related Names

Variants of the name Sierra include Ciera, Cierra.

Famous Sierras

    Sierra Numerology

    Destiny Number, Life Path Number, Soul Urge and Personality Number. These Numerological numbers may tell your child's story. Take a look at the Numerology Of Sierra.

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    Sierra Name Fun

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

    Then just follow the diagram below.

    Be creative with the name Sierra.

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