Name Moira Origin, meaning, pronunciation & popularity of the name Moira


Moira is a ♀ girl’s name.

What is the origin of the name Moira?

Moira is a name from Greek mythology. She was the personifications of destiny. It is also an English form of the Irish name Máire, which derived from the name Maria.

What does the name Moira mean?

Moira means “destiny” or “fate” (from ancient Greek “moíra/μοίρα”) and descending 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

Variants of the name Moira

Moyra Moïra

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Popularity of the name Moira

The name Moira is ranked #3434 overall.

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