Myra

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

Myra is a ♀ female name.

Origin of Myra

The name Myra is an invention of the poet Fulke Greville (1554-1628), presumably as an anagram of the name Mary, which derived from Mirjam. It is as well based on Latin “myrra”.

Meaning of Myra

Myra means “myrrh” in Latin, and deriving from Mary and Miriam “sea of bitterness”, “drop of the sea”, “star of the sea”, “rebelliousness”, “exalted one”, “beloved” and “wished for child”.

Pronunciation of Myra

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Name Statistic: Myra is ranked #4255 overall

  • 🇦🇹 Austria: 4762
  • 🇦🇺 Australia: 2343
  • 🇧🇪 Belgium: 2391
  • 🇨🇦 Canada: 3242
  • 🇨🇭 Switzerland: 2270
  • 🇩🇪 Germany: 3574
  • 🇩🇰 Denmark: 4732
  • 🇪🇸 Spain: 7503
  • 🇫🇮 Finland: 4115
  • 🇫🇷 France: 4752
  • 🇬🇧 Great Britain: 3379
  • 🇮🇪 Ireland: 7204
  • 🇱🇮 Liechtenstein: 12204
  • 🇳🇱 Netherlands: 1863
  • 🇳🇴 Norway: 2634
  • 🇳🇿 New Zealand: 2842
  • 🇵🇹 Portugal: 5992
  • 🇸🇪 Sweden: 2248
  • 🇺🇸 United States: 3630

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