Meaning:
Lyre
Lyrical

Origin:
Greek

Gold, Summer Loving, Helpful

The Mermaid

The Greek name Lyra comes from the musical instrument the Lyre, it can also mean ‘Lyrical’.

For those that love astrology, there is a small constellation named Lyra (or Lyre of Orpheus) that was founded by Ptolemy. Lyras’ imagery on star charts was often an Eagle holding a Lyre, she includes the star Vega and the Ring Nebula.

Other musical names include Meldoy, Poem and Chebec. Lyra also blends well with similar sounding names Lilla, Lyla and Lilac.