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.
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