US Popularity:4575
Meaning:snow; merciful
Eira is a girl's name of Welsh origin. Inspired by the beauty of nature, Eira means "snow" in Welsh. The name also has Scandinavian origins, where it derives from "Eir" meaning "merciful." In Norse mythology, Eir was the goddess of health who had the power to heal the sick with her medicinal skills. Today, Eira is a popular feminine name, especially throughout parts of Scandinavia. With such versatility and creativity, Eira is an excellent choice for baby if they arrive in winter or if you want to honor any Nordic ancestors.

Eira Name Popularity Data

The Bump Ranking

Overall:Eira is currently #1022 on The Bump
Girl:Eira is currently #753 on The Bump Girl Names

U.S. Births

Overall:Eira is currently #4575 in U.S. births
Girl:Eira is currently #2587 in U.S. births

Yearly Ranking Change:

in 2023
- 267
from 2022
In comparison to the previous year's data
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