Iara name meaning

Updated: May 30th, 2024
Gender: Girl
Origin: Tupi and Brazilian
Usage: Spanish
Pronunciation: i(a)-ra
Meaning: Water Lady
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What does Iara mean?

New-fangled and Isolated Iara primarily is used in Spanish aimed at girls, meaning of Iara is "Water Lady" is originated from Brazilian and Tupi.

How do I pronounce Iara?

i(a)-ra is the most common way to pronounce two syllabled Iara.

Variants of Iara


How popular is the name Iara?

Iara is an uncommon baby name in United States, in use since 2002, peaked in 2009 when it ranked 7674th. There are over 156 babies that have been given the name Iara in United States.

In England and Wales, it has been in use since 2004 and achieved its top ranking of 3422 in 2009. Also, it appeared first time in 2009 on baby girl names list of France.

But an extremely popular name in Brazil where every 1 in 2000 have the name. As per our research, over 120000 people has been named Iara globally.

View more ▾[1] Source: Social Security Administration


Iara in Nordic countries

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Numerological aspects of Iara

You are smart but prefer to play dumb to get things. You prefer to deal with things that matter and leave out all the rest. Adventure is what makes you feel alive. Focus on inner peace, balance, harmony, helping those in need, kindness, and love. You are not a fan of monotony and you can't stand people who just dwell in their comfort zone, waiting for something to happen. Having letter A as your capstone reveals how you look at life and other people.

Looking for names similar to Iara? Please go through the following names

  •  Quito is used particulary in Spanish, Quito means "Fifth or Quiet". Its origin is in French and Latin is a boy name
  •  Rosa María - Rosa Marías origin is Spanish is particulary used in Spanish, meaning of Rosa María is "María or Rosa" is used as a girl name
  •  Miguela - Meaning of Miguela is Who is Like God? or Who is Like God came from Hebrew and is primarily used in Spanish is used for baby girls
  •  Juventino - Unorthodox Juventino came from Latin is predominantly used in Spanish, meaning of Juventino is "Youth" is a baby boy name
  •  Rayén means Flower or Blossom is mostly used in Spanish has its origin in Mapudungun is a girl name

Sibling Names for Iara

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Famous people named Iara

  • Iara Jamra portrayed the crucial role of Ritinha in 1988 drama flick Dedé Mamata.


  1. Social Security Administration, https://www.ssa.gov/oact/babynames/index.html
  2. Office for National Statistics, https://www.ons.gov.uk/peoplepopulationandcommunity/birthsdeathsandmarriages/livebirths
  3. Institut national de la statistique et des études économiques, https://www.insee.fr/fr/statistiques/2540004
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