Kira

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Gender: F Meaning of Kira: "throne" Origin of Kira: Russian feminine variation of Cyrus Kira's Popularity in 2015: #361

Though such cognates of Kira as Keira, Kyra, and Ciara are evermore popular throughout Europe and in the U.S., this Cyrus relative has a different root. Variations include Keera, Kiera, Kierra, Kirah, Kiri, Kiria, Kiriah, Kiro, Kirra, Kirrah, Kirri, Kirya, and Kyra.

Famous People Named Kira

Kira Kirillovna, Grand Duchess of Russia
Kira, Princess of Prussia
Kira Davis, American film producer
Kira Hall, American anthropologist
Kira Reed, American actress
Kira Roessler, American musician
Kira Salak, American writer
Kira Vincent-Davis, American voice actress
Kira Willey, American musician
Kira Katherine McIntyre (b. 2011), daughter of American singer-songwriter and actor Joey McIntyre

Pop Culture References for the name Kira

Kira Walker, protagonist of Dan Well's "Partials" series
Kira Argounova, protagonist of Ayn Rand's "We the Living"
Major Kira Nerys, from TV's "Star Trek: Deep Space Nine"
Kira, alias that protagonist Light Yagami uses in anime "Death Note"
Kira Watanabe-Finster, character from Rugrats
Kira, Sarah Manning's daughter in sci-fi series Orphan Black
Kira Ford, Yellow Dino Power Ranger from Power Rangers Dino Thunder
Kira, protagonist of Lois Lowry's "Gathering Blue"
Kira Yukimura, character in MTV's cult hit show "Teen Wolf"
Kira, female Gelfling protagonist in "The Dark Crystal"
Kira Klay, character on TV's "Dirt"
Kira, Mattel Barbie doll
Kira Cooper, character on TV's "K.C. Undercover"