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Gender: Female Meaning of Sera: "princess" Origin of Sera: Hebrew, variation of Sarah

The name Sera is a girl's name of Hebrew origin meaning "princess". Sera and is often added to lists like Names That Mean Ruler or Royal and discussed in our forums with posts like "Rate the Previous Signature!".

From the experts:

Sera is a truly international variation heard in Hebrew-speaking, Spanish and Italian cultures. Sera can also spelled Serah. Sera might also be a short form of Seraphina.

While Sera may rightly be considered a fresh spin on Sarah or Sara, it will often be misunderstood as one of those more common names for girls. Another similar idea: the Welsh Seren.

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Famous People Named Sera

Sera Gamble, American television writer and producer
Sera Cahoone, American singer-songwriter
Sera N. Doğramacı, Turkish-Australian ice hockey player
Sera Beak, American religious writer
Seraphina Rose Elizabeth "Sera" Affleck, daughter of actors Jennifer Garner and Ben Affleck
Ryu Sera, South Korean singer of group Nine Muses

Pop Culture References for the name Sera

Sera, character in "Memoirs of a Teenage Amnesiac" by Gabrielle Zevin
Sera, character in movie "Leaving Las Vegas"
Sera, a companion in the video game "Dragon Age: Inquisition." (the game also features a song titled 'Sera Was Never,' an ode to the character)
Sera, Marvel comics character
Nickname for Seraphina, Serafina, or Serafin.
Luis Sera, character in the game "Resident Evil 4"


heather Says:


my daughters name is sera jade she is my angel with green eyes. She is a strong willed little girl. The name chosen for her before she was born represents her well

Bella Mia Says:


I think of Sera being 'evening' in Italian and I prefer that over a version of Sarah. :/

dragonflynv Says:


Sera makes me think of "buona sera" Italian for good evening & "que sera, sera" French for whatever will be, will be!