Ciara meaning, origin, history | Meaning of name

Name: Ciara No. of characters: 5 Gender: Girl Origin of Ciara: Old Irish
How to pronounce Ciara cia-ra

Meaning and Origin

Ciara means Variant of Chiara, Black Like a Raven, Dark, Black, Tipperary, Bright, Clear, The Black

Baby name Ciara is an Irish female name derived from ciar menaing "black". It is the feminine form of of the name Ciarán meaning "dark-haired". The early bearer of the name is Saint Ciara who was an Irish nun. She established a monastery at Kilkeary in the 7th century and her prayers saved an Irish town from a foul smelling fire. Her feast day is March 15. Another notable bearer of the name is Grammy award-winning singer, songwriter, record producer, and performer Ciara who released her first album in 2004, second in 2006. Ciara Porter is also the name of fictional character in J. K. Rowling crime fiction novel The Cuckoo's Calling.

Popularity

Ciara was ranked 752 and came to ranking only once in list of US male names in 1989. Ciara was ranked 610 in 2015 list of US girls name and dropped by 7.21% from its previous ranking of 569 in 2014.

Full form of Ciara : Composed Ingenious Altruistic Religious Adventuresome

Ciara is a very very popular first name for a girl in England & Wales which is popular since 1997 and ranked 373 in 2014. Around 5041 people wear Ciara as their first name. Ciara is a very consistent name over the past 18 years.

Ciara is a very very popular first name for a girl in United States which is popular since 1985 and ranked 610 (0.009339% bearer) in 2015 in US. Around 32722 people wear Ciara as their first name. Ciara is a rare first name for a boy in United States which is a rare name since 1972 and ranked 610 (0.009339% bearer) in 2015 in US. Only 32722 people have Ciara as their first name. Ciara is not a native United States and Ciara may be came from another language or is a short form of some other name. 0.009153% of people in US have this given name.

Complete history of Ciara
YearRankOccurence
Popular girl name in
1985374549
1986312733
1987301770
1988332703
1989283883
1990287944
19912541050

Numerology

Expression number of Ciara is 5. Ciara love adventure, excitement and freedom. Ciara are clever, quick-witted and unusually adaptable. Ciara are capable of doing anything they wish for.

Variants

Names that rhyme with Ciara

Aara, Adara, Adhara, Ahmara, Aimara, Ainara, Akara, Akeara, Akshara, Alara, Albara, Aleara, Amara, Ameara, Ammara, Anaclara, Anara, Anetara, Annaclara, Ansara

Namesakes and References

Famous people named Ciara

Ciara Lauren in Street Dreams as Actress
Ciara Smith in Kill Your Killer as Actress
Ciara Viola in Hungry Ghosts as
Ciara Wilson in Meet the Confession as Actress
Ciara Rose Burke in City of Hate as Actress
Ciara Janson in Hollyoaks as Actress
Ciara O'Brien in The Lonely Life of Downey Hall as Actress
Ciara Price in It's Better with the Top Off as Actress
Ciara Wilson in Birthday Girl Down as Actress
Ciara Caneega in A Leading Man as Actress
Ciara Renée Ciara René e Harper is an American actress and singer.
Ciara Burke acted in short 35 Aside

Related Names

Irish: Keara, Keira (Pure, Unsullied, The Black), Kierra, Kiera, Kiara, Cera, Ciarra, Ciaran (The Black), Ciardha (Black), English: Ceara, Cearra, Other: Ciearra, Cearaa (Variation of and Irish Ceara), Ciaara , Ciarrah , Cieara, Keera (Pure, Keeper of the Keys), Siara, Kira (Old Persian), Cearia, Cierrah, Cierra (Spanish) (Mountain, Sierra), Cieria, Ciera (Spanish), Ciarah (Manly, Strong, Diminutive of Charles, Free Man), Ciarán (Old Irish male diminutive form of Ciar), Ciaria (Manly, Strong, Diminutive of Charles, Free Man), Ciarda (Celtic)

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Ciara is an Irish female first name which of ciar derived "black". The corresponding masculine form is Ciarán and Kieran (Anglicized spelling). In other words it has who come from the word Gaelic Ciar meaning "dark". Its English variants are Keira and Kira. - Hermelinda Basden Updated on: July 21st, 2019
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