CARA
GENDER: Feminine
USAGE: English
PRONOUNCED: KAHR-ə, KER-ə   [key]
Meaning & History
From an Italian word meaning "beloved". It has been used as a given name since the 19th century, though it did not become popular until after the 1950s.
Related Names
VARIANTS: Kara, Karaugh
Popularity
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Ireland  ranked #40 
Northern Ireland  ranked #29 
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