The name Chiara is a girl's name of Italian origin meaning "light, clear". Chiara and is often added to lists like Cool Girl Names From Around the World and discussed in our forums with posts like "Names on NB that make you go WOW!".
From the experts:
Chiara is a lovely and romantic Italian name that's familiar but not widely used here: a real winner. You might consider Chiara instead of Claire, Clara, Cara, or even Keira.
Santa Chiara, Aglicized as St. Clare, was a follower of Saint Francis of Assisi.
Two members of European cinema royalty, Catherine Deneuve and Marcello Mastroianni, named their now grown daughter Chiara.
Chiara currently ranks Number 8 in Italy, and is also well used in Switzerland, Germany and Austria.
Lists containing Chiara:
- Italian Baby Girl Names Beyond Rosa & Rosetta
- Cool Winter Baby Names
- Unusual International Baby Girl Names
- Coolated Girls' Names
- Cool Girl Names From Around the World
- Exoticized Names
- Names That Mean Hope
- Magical Christmas Baby Names
- Top Italian Baby Names
- Popular Italian Baby Names
- Girl Names Uncommon in the US
- Names That Mean Dawn
- Names That Mean Light