Moira Name Meaning

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Moira

Meaning, origin, and popularity of the name Moira

Moira

Fate

Anglicized form of Marie and also from the Greek name for Fates, from Greek mythology. 

Meaning:

Fate, destiny

Origin:

Greek

Gender:

For a girl

Popularity:

Not in the U.S. top 1,000 names

More about the name Moira

Variations & similar names, nicknames, middle names and famous bearers for the name Moira

 

Variations & Similar Names

Mara, Maura, Mehira, Mirai, Mirela, Mora, Moriah, Morna

Nicknames

Short and sweet as is

Middle Names

Beatrice, Blair, Ensley, Lillian, Sadie

Famous Bearers

Moira Kelly (American actress)

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