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Correct spelling: sierra

Definition of sierra:

  1. A mountain range with a saw- like ridge.

Common misspellings for sierra:

cierra.

Sierra \si(er)-ra\

Meaning:
saw
Origin:
Spanish
Details:
Sierra as a girl's name is pronounced see-ERR-ah. It is of Spanish origin, and the meaning of Sierra is "saw". Place name for the western mountains. Other geographical names are Savannah and Mesa. The name is also associated with environmental concerns due to the Sierra Club.
Related names:
Tierra.
Meaning:
Siria, Tierra, Seara, Sarra, Sera, Ciarra, Cieara, Searra, Siara, Seeria.
Variants:
Ciara, Ciera, Cierra, Siera.
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This graph shows how "sierra" have occurred between 1800 and 2008 in a corpus of English books.

Examples of usage for sierra:

  1. As we neared the great range of the Sierra Madre mountains, I felt, as children say, we were " getting warm." – I Walked in Arden by Jack Crawford
  2. In Cape Coast Town, as well as in Sierra Leone, they form a bachelor community- quiet and orderly; and in that respect stand in strong contrast to the other tribes around them. – The Ethnology of the British Colonies and Dependencies by Robert Gordon Latham
  3. At 4. 30 we passed the most gorgeous snow- capped mountains, Sierra Nevada. – My Diary in Serbia: April 1, 1915-Nov. 1, 1915 by Monica M. Stanley

Quotes for sierra:

  1. Bear Valley is the hidden treasure of the Sierra.
  2. I sort of kept my hand in writing and went to work for the Sierra Club in '52, walked the plank there in '69, founded Friends of the Earth and the League of Conservation Voters after that.
  3. However, I think, first of all, that what's happening in Sierra Leone is going to have the great influence on those governments who will be asked to provide forces to the Congo. Second, of course, the Security Council has no professional military advice organized in any way.
  4. I would hate to see operations in the Congo held hostage to Sierra Leone but I really think that's the way it's got to be. At one point we've got to decide to get it right and we've got to be professional.
  5. I began taking pictures in the natural world to be able to show people what I was experiencing when I climbed and explored in Yosemite in the High Sierra.

Rhymes for sierra:

  1. terre;
  2. berra, eire, era, kera, naira, para, sarah, serra, tara, terra, bera, cara, farrah, kara, leora, vera, darragh, cera, farah, sara, thera, fera, gera, hara, erra, spera;
  3. caldera, canberra, chimera, mascara, o'hara, provera, rivera, sahara, svizzera, patera, valera, vespera, elvera, barbera, emera, hespera, madera, pereira, herrera, nocera;
  4. riviera, primavera, xaviera, olivera;
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