Gender: Female Pronunciation: al-AAH-rah Meaning of Alara: "water fairy" Origin of Alara: Turkish

Alara Origin and Meaning

The name Alara is a girl's name meaning "water fairy".

The name of a beautiful water fairy in Turkish mythology, who has the power to grant wishes and mending broken hearts.

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JustineAndNames Says:


I love this name, and the mythology behind it is beautiful, definitely a positive association for a darling daughter.

Chess345 Says:


Well, every teacher I've met has always told me I have a beautiful name. My name does autocorrect to Alarm on Word documents, but nobody has ever called me Alarm.

Chess345 Says:


longggg before that

JustNorthofDreams Says:


Pretty, not too out there but unique. I actually prefer this over "Elara".

elifsu Says:


I really love Alara! It means red ornament in Turkish and was really popular during my childhood along with Tuana and Ilara/Ilayda.

danirose01 Says:


I like Lara without the "A" in the beginning. It's a lot of "A" in there, you've gotta admit.

autumnreverie Says:


True, but it was a name before that.

Ship In A Bottle Says:


Lol this is an acronym for 'As Low As Reasonably Achievable', a principle of radiation safety.

ElenaCroatia Says:


I prefer Elara

autumnreverie Says:


I think it's pretty. I love the mythology of the name.