Eira
Origin/Usage
Norwegian, Old Norse, Swedish
Pronunciation
AY-rah
Meaning
Merciful
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Eira originates in Old Norse and means "merciful". It was derived from Eir, the name of the Norse goddess of medicine and health. As a feminine given name it is mainly popular in Scandinavia. In the US it is very rare.

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