US Popularity:505
Meaning:Bright, clear; Dark
Stemming from Irish and Italian roots, Kiara is a girl’s name that has starkly different meanings depending on its origin. In Italian, the name is considered a variant of the girl’s name Chiara, meaning “bright” or “clear.” Kiara’s Irish iteration is Ciara, deriving from the old Irish word Cíar translating to “dark.” An etymology like night and day is sure to appeal to night owls and early bird parents alike. Kiara also made a splash in film as the protagonist of The Lion King II: Simba’s Pride, adding to the name’s irresistible lovability among parents. Whatever your preferred definition of pretty Kiara, this name is sure to inspire baby to live their life according to the problem-free philosophy!

Kiara Name Popularity Data

The Bump Ranking

Overall:Kiara is currently #147 on The Bump
Girl:Kiara is currently #109 on The Bump Girl Names

U.S. Births

Overall:Kiara is currently #505 in U.S. births
Girl:Kiara is currently #230 in U.S. births

Yearly Ranking Change:

in 2023
+ 21
from 2022
In comparison to the previous year's data
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