♀ Name Moira – origin, meaning & pronunciation of the name Moira

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Moira is a ♀ female name.

Origin of Moira

Moira is a name of the Greek mythology (personifications of destiny). It is as well an English form of the Irish name Máire, which derived from the name Maria.

Meaning of Moira

Moira means “destiny”, “fate” (from Greek “μοίρα/moira”) and deriving from Maria, Moira means “sea of bitterness”, “drop of the sea”, “star of the sea”, “rebelliousness”, “exalted one”, “beloved” and “wished for child”.

Pronunciation of Moira

Alternate spelling of Moira

Moyra Moïra

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