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Adira is a beautiful baby name that dates back to ancient Jewish cultures. It is the feminine form of Adir, one of the many names for God. Though never a top 1,000 option, Adira is now almost a top 1,300 baby name in America.

Meaning of the name Adira:

Hebrew: strong, noble, powerful

Origin of the name Adira:

Adira began as the feminine variation of the name Adir. Adir is a Hebrew name that comes from the Bible. It is a rare Biblical name, however, used to refer to God.

Symbolism of the name Adira:

Adira means “strong,” “noble,” and “powerful.” It has the same meanings as the name Adir. Adir, as mentioned, was a descriptor word for God. According to the Jewish and Christian faiths, God is all-powerful and the ruler of the world.

Style of the name Adira:

Classical

Gender of the name Adira:

Adira is a beautiful name for girls.

Pronunciation of the name Adira:

ah-DEER-ah

Number of syllables in the name Adira:

Three

Emotion evoked from the name Adira:

Adira feels regal and noble. It has a natural refinement to it while remaining approachable and kind.

Alternative spellings for the name Adira:

  • Adeera
  • Adeerah
  • Adirah
  • Adyra
  • Adyrah
  • Adera
  • Aderah

Nicknames for the name Adira:

  • Adi
  • Adie
  • Addy
  • Addie 
  • Addi
  • Dira
  • Ira

Popularity of the name Adira:

Adira has never been a top 1,000 baby name in America. The name is on the rise, however. As of 2020, Adira was almost a top 1,300 name. The rank it had on the Social Security Popularity Index was number 1,312.

Related names for the name Adira:

Great middle names for Adira and their meanings:

  • Miriam (wished for child, drop of the sea)
  • Jalen (healer, tranquil, may God protect)
  • Shadae (honor confers a crown)
  • Layla (night, dark)
  • Eleanor (bright one, shining one)
  • Jasmine (gift from God)
  • Sabine (woman of the Sabine people)
  • Kyla (slender, narrow)

Famous people with the name Adira:

  • Adira Suhaimi (pop singer from Malaysia)
  • Adira Chopra (daughter of actress Rani Mukerji)

Adiras in popular culture:

  • Adira Belle (name of a girl band in Australia)