"bright, intelligent"

Akira Origin and Meaning

The name Akira is a girl's name of Japanese origin meaning "bright, intelligent".

A popular Japanese name for both sexes that's migrated to the West because of its appearance in manga and video games.

# 958 in the US

Akira Rank in US Top 1000

Akira Popularity

Akira in Pop Culture

  • Mado Akiracharacter from anime/manga "Tokyo Ghoul"
  • Akira Fudocharacter from anime "Devilman Crybaby"