name meaning: Shura \sh(u)-ra\ as a boy's name (also used as girl's name Shura), is of Russian origin. Short form of Alexander (Greek) "man's defender". Used as a nickname for a man in Russia.
Shura has 2 variant forms: Schura and Shoura.
Baby names that sound like Shura are Chiro, Chairo, Charro and Czar.