Alara - girls name

Alara name popularity, meaning and origin

Name Popularity: 91%

Alara name meaning:

The name Alara is of Turkish origin and holds several meanings. One interpretation of the name is "heavens" or "sky" in Turkish. This could signify a connection to the celestial realm and the idea of something vast and infinite, reflecting the beauty and wonder of the sky. Another possible meaning of Alara is "red rose" or "rose-colored," which suggests a sense of beauty, femininity, and elegance.

In addition to its Turkish roots, Alara is also an ancient name that has its origins in African mythology. In Yoruba mythology, Alara is a name associated with royalty and power. The Yoruba people believe that individuals with this name possess strong leadership qualities, resilience, and a natural ability to inspire others.

Overall, the name Alara carries connotations of beauty, strength, and spirituality. It is a name that holds both cultural and mythological significance, making it a unique and meaningful choice for a girl.


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Overall UK ranking: 491 out of 5581

86 recorded births last year

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    Regional popularity

    Ranking for this name in various UK regions

  • Scotland (558)

Historical popularity of Alara

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