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Gender: Female Meaning of Meera: "prosperous" Origin of Meera: ; Sanskrit

The name Meera is a girl's name meaning "prosperous". Meera and is often added to user-created lists like "Game of Thrones" Names and discussed in our forums with posts like "Creative Nicknames".

From the experts:

Meera Bai, also spelled Mirabai, was a great female Hindu mystical poet whose works are popular throughout India. She was a fifteenth-sixteenth century Indian princess who devoted her life to writing paeans of devotion to the god Krishna.

The story of Meera was the basis of an eponymous Indian historical drama television series in 2009. It's also gotten a boost from HBO's Game of Thrones, in which Meera Reed is a tough, wise character who cares for the disabled seer Bran Stark once he flees Winterfell.

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Famous People Named Meera

Meera aka Mira Bai, Indian mystic poet
Mother Meera (born Kamala Reddy), Indian religious leader
Meera (born Irtiza Rubab), Pakistani actress, TV host and model
Meera Jasmine (born Jasmine Mary Joseph), Indian actress
Feroza "Meera" Syal, British comedian, writer & actress
Meera Nandan, Indian actress
Meera Chopra, India actress
Meera Krishnan, Indian actress

Pop Culture References for the name Meera

Meera Reed, character in George R.R. Martin's 'A Song of Ice and Fire' series
Meera Malik, character on TV's "The Blacklist"
Meera, minor character on TV's "Orphan Black"
Meera, Iranian alternative rock band
Nickname: Meeri