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Gender: F Pronunciation: SEER-a Meaning of Cyra: "sun or throne, or lord" Origin of Cyra: Persian or Greek

Cyra is an unusual name that can be pronounced either SEER-a or CY-ra. This name may be a feminine variation of Cyrus but is also a Persian name that stands on its own. One noted bearer is writer Cyra McFadden.

Famous People Named Cyra

Saint Cyra, early Irish abbess of Kilcrea
Cyra McFadden, American memoirist

Pop Culture References for the name Cyra

Cyra Noavek, Character from Veronica Roth's Carve The Mark