Given Name ELMIRA

GENDER: Feminine
USAGE: Literature
PRONOUNCED: el-MIR-ə (English)  [details]

Meaning & History

Shortened form of EDELMIRA. It appears in the play 'Tartuffe' (1664) by the French playwright Molière (often spelled in the French style Elmire).
VARIANT: Almira
USER SUBMISSION: Elmira
Entry updated July 2, 2017