First name origins & meanings:

  1. Gaelic: Merry, filled with mirth
  2. Hebrew: Light
  3. Latin: Wonder
  4. Spanish: Behold
  5. Hebrew: Bitter
  6. Latin: Extraordinary; to be admired; beautiful

First name variations: Meera, Meara, Meera, Myra, Mirila, Mirella, Mirelle, Mirielle, Myrilla, Myranda, Meranda, Randy, Mandy, Miranda

Last name origins & meanings:

  1. Galician and Portuguese: probably a habitational name from any of the places in Galicia and Portugal named Mira.
  2. Catalan: of uncertain origin; possibly from the Arabic personal name Amira, or a derivative of Mir.
  3. Italian: apparently from the personal name Mira, feminine form of Miro, from Late Latin Mirus and Mira, respectively, from Latin mirus ‘wonderful’, ‘marvellous’.
  4. Czech and Polish: from a pet form of any of various personal names formed with the element mir ‘peace’, ‘quiet’, ‘esteem’ (see Mir).

Famous people with this first name: Mira Sorvino

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