A name that peaked in the 1980s, Kara fell out of the top 500 in 2015. Still, it remains more popular than the Cara variant. In Norse mythology, was a Valkyrie, lover of Helgi, who charmed his enemies in battle by enchanting them with song.
Kara Thrace aka Starbuck, main character on TV's "Battlestar Galactica"
Kara Danvers aka Kara Zor-El aka Supergirl, Superman's cousin
Kara Bannister, character in movie "The Dog Who Saved Christmas"
KaraLeary, character in video game "The Sims 3" Moonlight Bay Kara Souders, character on TV's "The Red Band Society"
Kara, Barbie doll character
Kara the Jungle Princess, character in Exciting Comics