• <100 Kyi
First Name
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010

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Meanings and Origins

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Origin and Meaning of Kyi

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Alt. Meaning

K is for kindness, you always show.

Y is for yearn, your innermost desires.

I is for ideas, that you bring to life.

Notable Persons Named Kyi

Kyi Lin is a soccer player for the Yangon United F.C., Myanmar national under-23 football team, and Myanmar national football team. Kyi was born on September 4th, 1992 in Yangon.


Kyi Soe Tun is a famed individual. He was most active from 1977 to present. Kyi was born on December 9th, 1945 in Yangon.


Kyi Maung was a Vice-chairman of NLD, Member of Revolutionary Council, Commander of Southwestern Command, Commander of Yangon Command, National League for Democracy, Union Revolutionary Council, and Myanmar Army. His military service ended in 1963. Kyi was born on December 20th, 1920 in Yangon. He breathed his last breath on August 19th, 2004.


Kyi Hla Han is a golf player.


Kyi Jamyang is an influential person. Kyi was born in 1965.


Kyi Lwin is an athlete for the Magwe F.C.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Kyi

Aung San Suu Kyi is a President of the National League for Democracy, General Secretary of the National League for Democracy, Member of the Burmese House of Representatives, for Kawhmu, President of theNational League for Democracy, General Secretary of theNational League for . She holds the title Aung San Suu Kyi's voice. Aung was born on June 19th, 1945 in Yangon.


Khin Kyi is an influential individual. Khin was born on April 16th, 1912 in Myaungmya.


Myint Myint Khin is a famous somebody. Her career lasted from 1949 to 1996. Myint was given the name Khin Kyi by her parent Burmese names on August 13th, 1934 in Thanlyin. Myint is also known as Rita Fairmen.


Aung Kyi is an important somebody. Aung was born on November 1st, 1946 in Yangon.


Khin Maung Kyi was an economist. Khin was born on September 10th, 1926 in Pyinmana. He died on September 6th, 2013.


Ba Kyi was a famous human in the field of painting. Ba was born on July 17th, 1912 in Kyaikto. He died on April 15th, 2000.


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Popularity of Kyi as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Kyi U.S.
  White 0.00% 64.26%
  African American 0.00% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 94.06% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 2.62% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 2.62% 16.26%

Of Last Name Kyi

People with the last name Kyi are most frequently Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander

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Fun Facts about the name Kyi

  • How Popular is the name Kyi? Kyi is the 36,734th most popular name of all time. As a last name Kyi was the 31,873rd most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Kyi have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2016, the Social Security Administration has recorded 95 babies born with the first name Kyi in the United States. That's more than enough people named Kyi to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Kyi? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 2000 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Kyi first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Kyi is Wednesday, August 8th, 1900.
  • What year had the most people named Kyi born? The highest recorded use of the first name Kyi was in 2015 with a total of 12 babies.
  • Weird things about the name Kyi: Your name in reverse order is Iyk. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Kyi. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Kyi? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 724 people with the last name Kyi.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Kyi? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Kyi as their last name since less than 1 person in 400k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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  • Sources:
  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
  • Notable persons via Wikipedia: Titles and License. Click each image for the attribution information.