in the U.S.
- Gender: Neutral
- Origin: Irish
- #637 All Time
Pronunciation of Kerry
How popular is the name "Kerry" in the U.S.?
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Want to know about the populiarty of Kerry? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 97,869 babies born with the name Kerry in the United States. That's more than enough Kerries to occupy the territory of Jersey (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 97,857 (as of March 27, 2011). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1920 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Kerry" was in 1971 with a total of 2,206 babies. (That's a lot of baby Kerries)
According to the 1951 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Kerry" ranks #82 in popularity as a baby boy's name in Nevada. Imagine that, 5 babies in Nevada have the same name as you in 1951. Across the entire United States a total of 1,668 babies also bear the same first name during the same year. OMG! It's tough being a popular person isn't it?
Where is the name Kerry popular?
The map shows the relative popularity of the name Kerry in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess a name that was popular in the north east? Search for the name to check your answer!
Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations
Have you been wondering what does the name "Kerry" mean? The list below shows the origins of Kerry as well as things modernly associated with the name Kerry such as celebrities named Kerry.
Origin and Meaning of Kerry
The name "Kerry" is of Irish origin, and it means "From Ciar's People or the county of Kerry". It's a name commonly given to both boys and girls.
Kerry Condon is an actress with the most prominent portion of her career being from 1999 to present. Kerry was born in 1983 in Thurles, County Tipperary, Ireland.
K is for keen, your sense of honesty.
E is for endear, all those you touch.
R is for reasonable, your understanding way.
R is for relish, you seek a challenge.
Y is for young, the years never show!
Your name in reverse order is "Yrrek". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Rkeyr". How do you pronounce that?
Now try the names of everyone you know including friends, cousins, neighbors, classmates, co-workers or your pets. Even your favorite anime, TV or movie characters! See what their names mean. Remember, this is purely just for fun.
Past life for Kerry born Jan 7, 1981
I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Ontario approximately on 975. Your profession was entertainer, musician, poet, and temple-dancer.
You always liked to travel, to investigate, could have been detective or spy. You should develop your talent for love, happiness and enthusiasm and to distribute these feelings to all people.
Name poster for Kerry
Here's something for you to ponder on...
Do the Name Game - Acrostic Challenge - This game is very simple to play. All you have to do is think of another name to spell out each letter of your name.