Gender: Female Meaning of Sierra: "saw" Origin of Sierra: Spanish Sierra's Popularity in 2018: #452

Sierra Origin and Meaning

The name Sierra is a girl's name of Spanish origin meaning "saw".

Sierra is a name borrowed from the western mountain range, with Latin rhythm and cowboy charm, that has led to many offshoots: Cierra, Cyara, and so on. It is now probably past its peak but retains its pretty-yet-strong sound. The meaning refers to the sharp, irregular peaks of some of the Western mountains such as the Sierra Nevada.

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Rank in US: #452

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Pop Culture References for the name Sierra

Siara, Seirra, Sierriah, Sierre, Syerra, Sierrea, Seara, Cierra, Siearra, Searria, Sierrah, Seera, Siera, Ciera


Thepandaprincess223 Says:


Sorry for the late reply but I a few I think sound nice are
-Sierra Ophelia
-Sierra Adelaide
-Sierra Coral
-Sierra Cordelia

roseofjune Says:


This just makes me think of Sierra Mist, the soda.

CupcakeGirl13 Says:


I know a girl named Sarah Abagail and she goes by Sierra.

Sierra Falco Says:


My name is Sierra Lauren and I absolutely love my name!

KatyBbookfreak Says:


What unusual middle names would go well with this name?