Gender: Female Meaning of Adira: "strong" Origin of Adira: Hebrew

Adira Origin and Meaning

The name Adira is a girl's name of Hebrew origin meaning "strong".

Adira is one of those rare names that's both exotic and simple. Pronounced ah-DEER-ah, Adira is given to only a handful of girls in the U.S. each year and could make a worthy substitute for such overexposed favorites as Ava and Ariana.

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paulapuddephatt Says:


I am happy to have discovered this name, which I have added to my long list of female names, as one that I could potentially use for a character. My only concern is that most people won't know how to pronounce it.

lesliemarion Says:


I love the name Madeira with Adeira as its nickname.

ShunPun Says:


Gorgeous name! Definitely one of my new favorites.

Theodora_Phoenix Says:


This is the very first name I discovered from Nameberry. It's gorgeous, and has a good meaning and will always carry that special memory.

laurelrobyn Says:


What a lovely name!

Guest Says:


I was like "wow this is a strong name" and come to find out it means "strong". 😜 I love irony

Orchid_Lover Says:


Wonderful meaning, somewhat exotic, makes me think of "dear" so that is also cute. But when said out loud, something about it is a bit difficult to pronounce.