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Gender: Female Pronunciation: KEER-a Meaning of Kyra: "throne" Origin of Kyra: Feminine variation of Cyrus, Persian Kyra's Popularity in 2017: #590

The name Kyra is a girl's name of Persian origin meaning "throne". Kyra is ranked #590 on our popularity charts and is often added to lists like Spooky Halloween Baby Names and discussed in our forums with posts like "Zy, yx, xw, wv, vu, ut...girls".

From the experts:

The girls' name Kyra sounds like the also popular Keira/Kiera, but has a different root. There are twice as many baby girls named Keira as Kyra, with Kiera in third place. Kyra now ranks at #590 and is most familiar via actress Kyra Sedgwick.

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Famous People Named Kyra

Kyra Minturn Sedgwick, American actress
Kyra Phillips, American news reporter
Kyra Zagorsky, American actress
Kyra Gracie, Brazilian jiu-jitsu practitioner
Kyra Dutt, Indian actress
Kyra Davis, American novelist
Kyra Sundance, American dog trainer and performer
Kyra Markham (born Elaine Hyman), American painter and actress
Kyra Beans, granddaughter of Canadian wrestler Bret Hart
Kyra Renee Sivertson, YouTube Star

Pop Culture References for the name Kyra

Kyra Blaine, character on TV's "Castle"
Kyra Hart, character on TV's "Reba"
Kyra, tavern wench in the Game of Thrones series

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