[ 2 syll. ia-ra, iar-a ] The baby girl name Iara is pronounced as YAAR-aa- †. Iara's language of origin is Brazilian. It is predominantly used in English, Portuguese, and Spanish. The name Iara means 'water lady'.
Iara is not commonly used as a baby girl name. It is not listed within the top 1000. In 2018, among the family of girl names directly related to Iara, Yara was the most regularly used.
† Pronunciation for Iara: Y as in "you (Y.UW)" ; AA as in "odd (AA.D)" ; R as in "race (R.EY.S)"