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in the U.S.
since 1880


Gender: Neutral. Ranked #1734 most popular

What does the name "Kirby" mean?

Kirby (English): From the village with the Church

The name "Kirby" is of English origin and it means "From the village with the Church". It's a name commonly given to both boys and girls.

K is for kid, the child within.

I is for ideas, that you bring to life.

R is for reasonable, your understanding way.

B is for befriend, it is so easy for you.

Y is for yearn, your innermost desires.

Your name in reverse order is "Ybrik". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Krbyi". 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.

How popular is the name "Kirby" in the U.S.?


Want to know about the populiarty of Kirby? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 17,456 babies born with the name Kirby in the United States. That's more than enough Kirbies to occupy the territory of Anguilla (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 15,236 (as of July 1, 2011). The name first appeared in the year 1881 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Kirby" was in 1984 with a total of 367 babies.

According to the 1995 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Kirby" is not a popular baby girl's name in Florida. Imagine that, only 6 babies in Florida have the same name as you in 1995. Across the entire United States a total of only 226 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

Where is the name Kirby popular?

The map shows the relative popularity of the name Kirby in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess a name that was popular in the south east? Search for the name to check your answer!

Celebrities named Kirby

Kirby Puckett

Kirby Puckett is a MLB player. Kirby was born in 1961 in Chicago, Illinois.


Kirby Dick

Kirby Dick is a director, producer, screenwriter, and editor with the most prominent portion of their career being from 1981 to present. Kirby was born in 1952 in Phoenix, Arizona, U.S.


Past life for Kirby born Apr 11, 1974

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 Northern New Zealand approximately on 475. Your profession was artist, magician, and fortune teller.

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. Your problem - to learn to love and to trust the Universe. You are bound to think, study, reflect and develop inner wisdom.

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