Yara - girls name

Yara name popularity, meaning and origin

Name Popularity: 93%

Yara name meaning:

The name Yara is of Arabic origin and holds several meanings depending on the region it is associated with. In Arabic, Yara means "small butterfly" or "beautiful flower," representing grace, delicacy, and transformation. The name also has roots in Brazilian folklore, where Yara is a mythical mermaid or water nymph known for her enchanting beauty and captivating voice. In this context, Yara symbolizes allure, charm, and mystery.

Yara is a name that exudes femininity and carries a sense of elegance and allure. It is a name that is often associated with beauty, both in nature and in mythical tales. The various meanings of Yara reflect different aspects of femininity, emphasizing both physical beauty and inner enchantment. It is a name that evokes images of grace and transformation, reminding us of the delicate yet powerful qualities of a butterfly or a beautiful flower. Yara is a name that bestows a sense of magic and wonder upon its bearer, giving them a unique identity that is both captivating and alluring.


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Overall UK ranking: 398 out of 5581

112 recorded births last year

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    Regional popularity

    Ranking for this name in various UK regions

  • Scotland (558)

Historical popularity of Yara

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