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Kerri

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How popular is the baby name Kerri in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1945 7 7 0
1946 8 8 0
1947 6 6 0
1948 9 9 0
1949 15 15 0
1950 21 21 0
1951 43 43 0
1952 51 51 0
1953 72 72 0
1954 116 116 0
1955 109 109 0
1956 194 194 0
1957 260 260 0
1958 318 312 6
1959 399 394 5
1960 485 478 7
1961 515 508 7
1962 571 564 7
1963 668 659 9
1964 706 701 5
1965 614 606 8
1966 690 684 6
1967 884 878 6
1968 1,243 1,238 5
1969 1,258 1,241 17
1970 1,431 1,416 15
1971 1,589 1,575 14
1972 1,508 1,501 7
1973 1,517 1,504 13
1974 1,587 1,577 10
1975 1,615 1,596 19
1976 1,516 1,508 8
1977 1,446 1,438 8
1978 1,237 1,222 15
1979 1,122 1,110 12
1980 1,126 1,119 7
1981 1,030 1,024 6
1982 1,046 1,029 17
1983 873 858 15
1984 897 886 11
1985 862 853 9
1986 796 781 15
1987 736 730 6
1988 742 731 11
1989 556 551 5
1990 583 574 9
1991 495 483 12
1992 488 488 0
1993 384 378 6
1994 356 346 10
1995 315 315 0
1996 314 314 0
1997 283 283 0
1998 208 208 0
1999 177 177 0
2000 151 151 0
2001 129 129 0
2002 122 122 0
2003 123 123 0
2004 83 83 0
2005 67 67 0
2006 58 58 0
2007 51 51 0
2008 41 41 0
2009 43 43 0
2010 50 50 0
2011 41 41 0
2012 36 36 0
2013 45 45 0
2014 28 28 0
2015 21 21 0

Want to know about the popularity of the Kerri baby name? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 37,186 babies born with the name Kerri in the United States. That's more than enough Kerris to occupy the territory of Saint Martin (France) with an estimated population of 36,824 (as of January 1, 2009). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1945 when it was given to 7 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Kerri" was in 1975 with a total of 1,596 babies. (That's a lot of baby Kerris)

According to the 1975 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Kerri" ranks #51 in popularity as a baby girl's name in Massachusetts. Imagine that, 135 babies in Massachusetts have the same name as you in 1975. Across the entire United States a total of 1,615 babies also bear the same first name during the same year. OMG! It's tough being a popular person isn't it?

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Where is the name Kerri popular?

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

Have you been wondering what does the name "Kerri" mean? The list below shows the origins of Kerri as well as things modernly associated with the name Kerri such as celebrities named Kerri.

Origin and Meaning of Kerri

The name "Kerri" is of Irish origin, and it means "Dark". It's a name commonly given to girls.

Kerri Green

Kerri Green is an actress, director, and writer with the most prominent portion of her career being from 1985 to present. Kerri was born in 1967 as Kerri Lee Green in Fort Lee, New Jersey, US.

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Kerri Walsh

Kerri Walsh is a volleyball player. Kerri was born in 1978 in Santa Clara, California.

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Kerri Strug

Kerri Strug is a gymnast and teacher with the most prominent portion of her career being from 1991 to 1996. Kerri was born in 1977 as Kerri Allyson Strug in Tucson, Arizona.

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Kerri Kasem

Kerri Kasem is a radio and television personality with the most prominent portion of her career being from 1993 to present. Kerri was born in 1978.

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Kerri Hoskins

Kerri Hoskins is an adult biography. Kerri was born in 1970 as Kerri Ann Hoskins in Cambridge, Minnesota.

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Other Inspirations for the Name Kerri

Kerri Browitt
Kerri Gray Md
Kerri Westhauser
Kerri Kenney

Alternative Meanings

K is for keepsake, you treasure your memories.

E is for excite, your spirit is catching!

R is for reasonable, your understanding way.

R is for romp, you know how to have fun!

I is for impress, for impress you will.

Your name in reverse order is "Irrek". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Rekir". How do you pronounce that?

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Past life for Kerri born Aug 28, 1997

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I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Sumatra approximately on 1350. Your profession was banker, usurer, moneylender, and judge.

Your psychological profile shows you had a natural talent of psychologist and knew how to use the opportunities. Cold-blooded and calm in any situation. The timid, lonely and self-confident people are everywhere, and your problem - to overcome these tendencies in yourself and then to help other people.

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