Keira (given name)

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Pronunciation /ˈkɪərə/ KEER
Gender Usually Female but sometimes Male
Word/name Gaelic
Meaning dark, black
Region of origin Worldwide
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Related names Kira, Ciara (given name)

Keira is a female given name. It is an Anglicized version of Ciara, the name of a 7th-century saint, and means 'dark haired ' in Irish Gaelic.[1]

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  1. ^ Macleod, Iseabail; Terry Freedman (1995). The Dictionary of First Names (Wordsworth Reference). Ware: Wordsworth Editions. p. 42. ISBN 978-1-85326-366-8.