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GenderFeminine
ScriptsВера RussianSerbianMacedonian ვერა Georgian
PronouncedPron.VYE-rə Russian
VEER-ə English
VER-ə English
VE-ra German
VE-rah Swedish
VE-raw Hungarian
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Meaning & History

Means "faith" in Russian, though it is sometimes associated with the Latin word verus "true". It has been in general use in the English-speaking world since the late 19th century.
VariantsVjera Serbian Vjera Croatian
DiminutivesVerochka, Verusha Russian Veer, Veerke Dutch Verica Serbian Verica Croatian Veriko Georgian
Other Languages & CulturesVěra Czech Veera Finnish Veer, Veerke Limburgish Wera Polish Vira Ukrainian
Same SpellingVěra, Vera (2)
User SubmissionsVéra, Verá

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Entry updated December 8, 2017   Contribute