Origin:Spanish
Popularity:1004
Meaning:saw; jagged
Stemming from the Spanish term for mountain range, Sierra is a unique feminine name with major rancher appeal. Endowed with wildness and rugged charm, Sierra is formed from the Latin serra, meaning "saw" or "jagged." It's a perfect homage to the sharpened appearance of the Sierra Nevada that cuts across the California-Nevada border. Home to unrivaled natural beauty, this impressive mountainscape features the Yosemite Valley, which carries whispers and routes of the Old West. If your heart lies in rural lands and rustic living, Sierra may be the perfect name for your growing adventurer.

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