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< 1k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Kiri

  • Gender: Girl
  • Origin: Cambodian
  • Meaning: Mountain
  • #11262 All Time
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How popular is the name "Kiri" in the U.S.?



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YearTotal Babies BornGirls BornBoys Born
1963550
1970550
1971770
1972550
1974770
1975550
1978660
1981660
1982880
198312120
198460600
198546460
198640400
198751510
198846460
198935350
199030300
199129290
199238380
199328280
199427270
199531310
199621210
199722220
199812120
199917170
200015150
200122220
200213130
200310100
200410100
200515150
200615150
200721210
200817170
200921210
201014140
201118180
201214140
201319190
201410100

Want to know about the populiarty of Kiri? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 833 babies born with the name Kiri in the United States. That's more than enough Kiris to occupy the country of Vatican City with an estimated population of 800 (as of March 1, 2011). The name first appeared in the year 1963 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Kiri" was in 1984 with a total of 60 babies.

According to the 1989 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Kiri" is not a popular baby girl's name in California. Imagine that, only 5 babies in California have the same name as you in 1989. Across the entire United States a total of only 35 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

What does the name "Kiri" mean?

Kiri (Cambodian): Mountain

The name "Kiri" is of Cambodian origin and it means "Mountain". It's a name commonly given to both boys and girls. There are 5 other names that are similar to this one.

K is for kid, the child within.

I is for ignite, the fire in you!

R is for refreshing, the sparkling you.

I is for ideals, no higher!

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

Where is the name Kiri popular?



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

Celebrities named Kiri

Kiri Te Kanawa

Kiri Te Kanawa is a singer with the most prominent portion of her career being from 1968 to present. Kiri was born in 1944 as Claire Mary Teresa Rawstron in Gisborne, North Island, New Zealand.

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Past life for Kiri born Jan 7, 1937

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 1000. Your profession was seaman, cook, and carpenter.

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.

Name poster for Kiri

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