The name Vera has roots in Latin and Russian. The name is derived from the Latin word "verus," meaning "true." In Russian, the name can be translated to mean "faith." The name has been in use since the nineteenth century, and it has been slowly gaining in popularity in the United States and Sweden.
Similar Names: Veera, Veira, Verina
Famous Vera Names: Vera Farmiga (actress), Vera Wang (fashion designer)