Name
VERA

Name VERA

Between 1880 and 2022 there were 570,447 births of Vera in the countries below, which represents an average of 4,017 births of children bearing the first name Vera per year on average throughout this period.
On the last available year for each country, we count 4,515 births.

Other languages  :  
En Français Prénom Vera   
In Italiano Nome Vera   
Available variants : Véra , Věra
Variations : Verka , Věrka , Verra , Viera , Viëra , Vjera , Wera , Wiera


Information about the first name Vera

We celebrate Vera on September 18th
The first name Vera is listed in our categories :The first name Vera has been assigned to:
0.13% to boys
99.87% to girls
The country where the first name Vera is the most common is:
BR Brazil
This first name is on trend: Female
This first name has 4 letters including 2 vowels and 2 consonants

Anagrams of the first name Vera

An anagram is a word that contains the same letters of another word. Here is the list of first names which are an anagram of Vera : Arev, Arve, Aver, Erva, Evar, Évar, Evra, Rave, Reva, Réva

Anacyclics of the first name Vera

An anacyclic is a word or phrase that can be read in the normal sense of reading or in the opposite direction. Here is the list of names that are anonymous of the given name Vera: Arev

Vera in Japanese *

Romajibera
Katakanaベラ
Hiraganaべら
* This is a phonetic conversion, not a translation.
Vera in Japanese
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Vera in sign language

Vera in binary language

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Origin and meaning of name Vera

US English
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  • As vega, with the "g" substituted with a "r" to represent risk-free (interest rate).
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  • vera (plural veras)
  • (Cockney rhyming slang) A skin (rolling paper for cigarettes).
  • 1992, The Shamen (band), Ebeneezer Goode (song)
  • Has anybody got any veras? Lovely!
Etymology (Pronunciation) src :
  • (UK) IPA(key): /ˈvɪə.ɹə/
  • Rhymes: -ɪəɹə
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  • vera (uncountable)
  • (finance) A second-order measure of derivative price sensitivity, expressed as the rate of change of vega with respect to changes in the risk-free interest rate, or equivalently the rate of change of rho with respect to changes in the volatility of the underlying asset.
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  • Vera
  • A surname from Spanish.
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  • (Received Pronunciation) IPA(key): /ˈvɪəɹə/
  • (General American) IPA(key): /ˈvɪɹə/
  • Rhymes: (Received Pronunciation) -ɪəɹə, (General American) -ɪɹə
General
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  • From Spanish.
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  • IPA(key): [ˈvɛrɒ]
  • Hyphenation: Ve‧ra
  • Rhymes: -rɒ
ES Spanish
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  • Inflected form of vero
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  • Vera m or f by sense
  • a surname
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  • vera f (plural veras)
  • verawood (Plectrocarpa arborea, syn. Bulnesia arborea)
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  • vera
  • feminine singular of vero
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  • IPA(key): /ˈbeɾa/ [ˈbe.ɾa]
  • Rhymes: -eɾa
  • Syllabification: Ve‧ra
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  • IPA(key): /ˈbeɾa/ [ˈbe.ɾa]
  • Rhymes: -eɾa
  • Syllabification: ve‧ra
PT Portuguese
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  • vera
  • feminine singular of vero
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  • Rhymes: -ɛɾɐ
  • Homophone: vera
  • Hyphenation: Ve‧ra
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  • Rhymes: -ɛɾɐ
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Icelandic
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  • From Old Norse vera, earlier vesa, from Proto-Germanic *wesaną. Cognate with Danish være, Norwegian Bokmål være, Norwegian Nynorsk vera, and Swedish vara.
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  • vera f (genitive singular veru, nominative plural verur)
  • a being, a creature
  • a stay
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  • IPA(key): /ˈvɛːra/
  • Rhymes: -ɛːra
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  • vera (strong verb, third-person singular past indicative var, third-person plural past indicative voru, supine verið)
  • (transitive, intransitive, takes nominative adjectives or nouns) to be
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  • The subjunctive forms sé, sért, sé, séum, séuð and séu are used as other Icelandic verbs, e.g. when the situation is hypothetical. By contrast, the forms veri, verir, veri, verum, verið and veri are unique to the verb vera, in that they are used optatively to express desires; e.g., fari hann og veri means may he leave and never return, and the phrase peace be upon you is translated friður veri með þér.
SE Swedish
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Esperanto
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  • vera (accusative singular veran, plural veraj, accusative plural verajn)
  • true
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  • IPA(key): [ˈvera]Rhymes: -eraHyphenation: ve‧ra
Latin
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  • From vērus (“true”).
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  • From vēr (“Spring”).
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  • vērā
  • ablative feminine singular of vērus
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  • vēra: (Classical) IPA(key): /ˈu̯eː.ra/, [ˈu̯eːrä]
  • vēra: (modern Italianate Ecclesiastical) IPA(key): /ˈve.ra/, [ˈvɛːrä]
  • vērā: (Classical) IPA(key): /ˈu̯eː.raː/, [ˈu̯eːräː]
  • vērā: (modern Italianate Ecclesiastical) IPA(key): /ˈve.ra/, [ˈvɛːrä]
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  • vēra n
  • nominative/accusative/vocative plural of vēr
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  • (Classical) IPA(key): /ˈu̯eː.ra/, [ˈu̯eːrä]
  • (modern Italianate Ecclesiastical) IPA(key): /ˈve.ra/, [ˈvɛːrä]
IT Italian
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  • From Late Latin viria (“bracelet”), from Gaulish *viros (“round, crooked”), from Proto-Celtic *wēros (“crooked”), from Proto-Indo-European *weyh₁ros (“turned, twisted, threaded”), from *weyh₁- (“to turn, twist, weave”).
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  • vera f (plural vere)
  • (northern Italian) wedding ring, wedding band
  • Synonym: fede
  • (architecture) puteal, wellhead
  • Synonyms: ghiera, puteale
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  • vera f sg
  • feminine singular of vero
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  • IPA(key): /ˈve.ra/
  • Rhymes: -era
  • Hyphenation: vé‧ra
NL Dutch
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  • IPA(key): /ˈveː.raː/
  • Hyphenation: Ve‧ra
  • Rhymes: -eːraː
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DK Danish
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DE German
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NO Norwegian Nynorsk
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  • From Old Norse vera, from Proto-Germanic *wesaną. The present tense is suppletive and is from Proto-Indo-European *h₁es- (“to be”).
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  • vere (e-infinitive)
  • vara, vårå, vørå, vørø, ve, va (dialectal)
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  • IPA(key): /²vɛ(ː)ra/, [²ʋɛ̝ːrɐ̞], [²ʋɛ̝rɐ̞], [²ʋɛ̝rːɐ̞]
  • Hyphenation: vè‧ra
Verb src :
  • vera (present tense er, past tense var, past participle vore, passive infinitive verast, present participle verande, imperative ver)
  • to be
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  • This is a split infinitive verb.
Scots
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  • vera (not comparable)
  • Alternative form of verra
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  • vera (not comparable)
  • Alternative form of verra
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  • IPA(key): [ˈvɛra]
 

Popularity of the name Vera

Number of VERA births per year

Total births of Vera by country

Births with the first name Vera
Country
Boys
Girls
BRBrazil
1930 - 2022
720
376,206
USUnited State of America
1880 - 2022
27
141,669
ESSpain
2002 - 2021
0
12,012
SESweden
1998 - 2022
0
7,952
CHSwitzerland
1909 - 2021
0
5,503
ONOntario
1913 - 2019
0
5,000
NZNew Zealand
1900 - 2022
0
3,285
ITItaly
1999 - 2021
7
2,822
ARArgentina
1922 - 2015
0
2,281
NONorway
1945 - 2022
0
2,096
DKDenmark
1985 - 2022
0
1,903
NLNetherlands
2015 - 2022
0
1,880
FRFrance
1900 - 2022
0
1,431
DEGermany
2000 - 2022
2
1,422
ATAustria
1984 - 2021
0
1,369
BCBritish Columbia
1919 - 2022
0
926
GBUnited Kingdom
1996 - 2021
0
514
ABAlberta
1980 - 2022
0
214
BEBelgium
1995 - 2022
0
189
PTPortugal
2014 - 2022
0
189
AUAustralia
1930 - 2022
6
143
IEIreland
1964 - 2022
0
148
MDMoldova
2016 - 2022
0
123
QCQuebec
1980 - 2022
0
119
LVLatvia
2015 - 2022
0
88
PLPoland
2000 - 2022
0
74
CLChili
2010 - 2021
0
67
CZCzechoslovakia
1900 - 2016
0
50
SISlovenia
1992 - 2022
0
5
SKSlovakia
2011 - 2022
0
5

Total births of Vera by country (last available year)

Births with the first name Vera
Country
Boys
Girls
USUnited State of America
2022
0
1,310
ESSpain
2021
0
1,069
SESweden
2022
0
537
ARArgentina
2015
0
486
DEGermany
2022
0
349
NLNetherlands
2022
0
225
DKDenmark
2022
0
191
ONOntario
2019
0
62
GBUnited Kingdom
2021
0
61
CHSwitzerland
2021
0
43
NONorway
2022
0
36
ATAustria
2021
0
23
NZNew Zealand
2022
0
20
PLPoland
2022
0
20
ABAlberta
2022
0
17
BEBelgium
2022
0
15
BCBritish Columbia
2022
0
13
FRFrance
2022
0
12
CLChili
2021
0
10
LVLatvia
2022
0
9
QCQuebec
2022
0
6
CZCzechoslovakia
2016
0
1

Comments on the name Vera

Personalities with the first name Vera

There are 221 personalities with the first name Vera


Vera Farmiga
(Vera Ann Farmiga) src

United states of america
Stage actor Film director Film producer Television actor Film actor


Vera Rubin
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United states of america
Astronomer Physicist


Vera Lynn
(Vera Margaret Welch) src

United kingdom
Singer Singer-songwriter Film actor Autobiographer


Vera Moukhina
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Russia Soviet union Russian empire
Sculptor


Vera Zvonareva
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Russia
Tennis player


Věra Čáslavská
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Czech republic Czechoslovakia
Artistic gymnast


Vera Menchik
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United kingdom Czechoslovakia
Chess player


Vera Miles
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United states of america
Actor Television actor Film actor


Vera Brejneva
(Вера Викторовна Галушка) src

Ukraine
Actor Singer Television presenter Presenter


Věra Chytilová
src

Czech republic
Screenwriter Pedagogue Film director



There are more than 10 personalities with the first name Vera
Full list of personalities with the first name Vera

Film Actors and Actresses with the first name Vera

There are 1273 actors and actresses with the first name Vera
Vera Ostrovskaya
Vera Bulder
Vera Rudi
Vera Ivanko
Vera Tarasova
Vera Yen
Vera Bakhankova
Vera Smolina
Vera Ekroimova
Vera Böhnisch
Vera Farina
Vera Nabbefeld
Vera Kolodzig
Vera Kuchtová
Vera Larionova
Vera Baranyai
Vera Sipos
Vera Schmidt
Vera Brezhneva
Vera Graziadei
Vera Vitali
Vera Szabó
Vera Versanyi
Vera Polyakova
Vera Weisbrod
Vera Jordanova
Vera Miao
Vera Obolonkina
Vera Farmiga
Vera Fogwill

There are more than 30 actors and actresses with the first name Vera
The full list of actors and actresses with the first name Vera

Rankings of first name VERA by country

Country ranking (boys)
RankCountryYear
No ranking of first name VERA (male) births over the last year available in each country
Country ranking (girls)
RankCountryYear
#6SE Sweden2022
#27ES Spain2021
#34DK Denmark2022
#39AR Argentina2015
#58NL Netherlands2022
#135NO Norway2022
#151LV Latvia2022
#171ON Ontario2019
#180DE Germany2022
#185CH Switzerland2021
#203NZ New Zealand2022
#216AB Alberta2022
#224US United State of America2022
#255AT Austria2021
#271BC British Columbia2022
#280PL Poland2022
#601BE Belgium2022
#622CL Chili2021
#635GB United Kingdom2021
#692QC Quebec2022
#2527FR France2022
#2610CZ Czechoslovakia2016