The girl's name Kira \k(i)-ra\ is pronounced KEER-ah.
It is a short form of kyria, κυρία, the Greek title of respect for a woman, as well as a translation of the Persian word khur for "sun".
In 2008, Kira ranked as the 251 most popular girls baby name in the U.S.
Kira has 8 variant forms including: Keera, Kiera, Kierra, Kiria, Kiriah, Kiriana, Kirya and Kirra.
My daughter's name is Kira.