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Girl Name: Meara

Name: Meara
Pronunciation: \me(a)-ra\
Gender / Sex: girl name girl
Meaning: jolly, jovial
Origin: Irish
Sounds Like: Meera, Mera, Mara, Meira
Similar Names: Ceara, Seara, Teara
Rank as Last Name (Surname, Family Name): 81207


Meara \me(a)-ra\ as a girl's name is of Irish and Gaelic origin, and the meaning of Meara is "jolly, jovial".

Baby names that sound like Meara are Meera, Mera, Mara and Meira. Other similar baby names are Ceara, Seara and Teara.


Meara is not a popular first name for women but a somewhat popular surname or last name for both men and women (#81207 out of 88799). (1990 U.S. Census)

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