[ syll. e-li-ra, el-ira ] The baby girl name Elira is pronounced EHLIHRAH †. Elira has its origins in the Albanian language and it is also used largely in Albanian. The first name is derived from the name of the medieval Illyrian tribe, which is possibly from the expression i lirë.
A form of the name is the Albanian Elirë.
Variant forms inherit both the origin and meaning of the name Elira.
See also the related form, the Albanian Ilir.
Elira is not popular as a baby name for girls. It is not in the top 1000 names.
† approx English pronunciation for Elira: EH as in "ebb (EH.B)" ; L as in "lay (L.EY)" ; IH as in "it (IH.T)" ; R as in "race (R.EY.S)" ; AH as in "mud (M.AH.D)"