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Gender: F Meaning of Keira: "little dark one" Origin of Keira: Irish Keira's Popularity in 2015: #245

Keira is an attractive name that's gotten a huge boost from the meteoric rise of Keira Knightley. Original spelling Kiera, which relates more directly to the original male Kieran, was the more popular form until the rise of Keira Knightley reversed the order. With several accepted spellings -- Kyra is another one -- this is one of those names whose bearers will be forced to spell it again and again.

Famous People Named Keira

Keira Christina Knightley, English actress
Keira Lucchesi, Scottish actress
Keira Malik, British actress; daughter of actor Art Malik
Keira Nazja Pena, American child actress
Keira Walsh, English footballer
Keira Grace Peck (b. 2012), daughter of actors Austin Peck and Terri Conn
Keira Sly, daughter of singer Tony Sly of No Use for a Name
Keira Magee (b. 2010), daughter of soccer player Mike Magee
Keira de Leon Jones (b. 2010), daughter of singers Kathleen de Leon and Daniel Jones of Savage Garden
Keira Travis, daughter of youtubers 'itsjudyslife' and "benjimantv"

Pop Culture References for the name Keira

Kearia, Keiarah, Keiara, Keera, Keiarra, Keara, Keira, Keerra, Kearra, Kera, Keaira, Kearah