What does the name Akira mean? The meaning of the name Akira is Bright, Clear. The origin of the name Akira is Japanese. This is the culture in which the name originated, or in the case of a word, the language.
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Name Notes: Also used as a girls name in the US, probably because it sounds like Kiera.