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Gender: F Pronunciation: KEER-ah Meaning of Ciara: "black-haired" Origin of Ciara: Irish Ciara's Popularity in 2014: #673

Ciara is very popular in Ireland, more familiar here as the more easily pronounced Keira. The uninitiated will tend to pronounce Ciara as the Italian Chiara, a form of Claire -- kee-AHR-a. In 2014, Ciara was Number 28 in Ireland, 354 in England and Wales and Number 673 in USA.

Famous People Named Ciara

Ciara Bravo, American child actress
Ciara Princess Harris, American singer (who pronounces it Sierra)
Ciara Hanna, American Actress

Pop Culture References for the name Ciara

Ciara Brady, character on the soap opera Days of Our Lives (also pronounced like Sierra even though her family is Irish)
Ciara, hyprid fomorian who becomes a priestess of Epona in 'Brighid's Quest' (PC Cast)