Kira Origin and Meaning
The name Kira is a girl's name of Russian origin meaning "throne".
Though such cognates of Kira as Keira, Kyra, and Ciara are evermore popular throughout Europe and in the U.S., this Cyrus relative has a different root. Variations include Keera, Kiera, Kierra, Kirah, Kiri, Kiria, Kiriah, Kiro, Kirra, Kirrah, Kirri, Kirya, and Kyra.
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Famous People Named Kira
- Kira KirillovnaGrand Duchess of Russia
- Kira Auguste Viktoria FriederikePrincess of Prussia; daughter of Grand Duchess Kira
- Kira DavisAmerican film producer
- Kira HallAmerican anthropologist
- Kira ReedAmerican actress
- Kira RoesslerAmerican musician
- Kira SalakAmerican writer
- Kira VincentDavis, American voice actress
- Kira WilleyAmerican musician
- Kira Nicole KosarinAmerican actress, singer and songwriter
- Kira Katherine McIntyre (b. 2011)daughter of American singer,songwriter and actor Joey McIntyre
- Kira GirardNewman, mother of dancer Kalani Hilliker, featured on Lifetime’s “Dance Moms”
Kira in Pop Culture
- Kira Walkermain character in Dan Well's "Partials" series
- Kira Argounovamain character in Ayn Rand's "We the Living"
- Major Kira Neryscharacter in TV's "Star Trek: Deep Space Nine"
- Kira"killer" in anime "Death Note"
- Kira WatanabeFinster, character in animated series "Rugrats"
- KiraSarah Manning's daughter on TV's Orphan Black
- Kira FordYellow Dino Power Ranger on TV's Power Rangers Dino Thunder
- Kiramain character in Lois Lowry's "Gathering Blue"
- Kira Yukimuracharacter on TV's "Teen Wolf"
- KiraGelfling character in "The Dark Crystal"
- Kira Klaycharacter on TV's "Dirt"
- Kira Coopercharacter on TV's "K.C. Undercover"
- KiraMattel Barbie doll
- Kiracharacter in film "Xanadu"
- KiraVocaloid producer
- Yoshikage Kiraantagonist in the manga/anime "JoJo's Bizarre Adventure"