The name Ira is a girl's name of Hebrew, Russian origin meaning "watchful one". Ira and is often added to lists like Boy Names for Girls and discussed in our forums with posts like "New: Movie Title Family Name Game!".
From the experts:
Ira for a girl. Yes, we consider it a good candidate for a gender switch, in light of tonal similarities with girl's names like Tyra and Keira. Annette Bening and Warren Beatty broke the ice by using this Old Testament male standard as the middle name of their daughter Isabel. Caveat: It does have that retirement fund connection.
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