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Kari Meaning


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Origin & Meaning

The name Kari is of Finnish and Norwegian origin.

The meaning of Kari is "pure, chaste".  


In the U.S. in 2014, it ranked 1844  in baby name popularity for girls with 109 occurrences.  It ranked 12981 in popular baby names for boys with 5 occurrences. 

View the Kari Name Popularity Page to see how the popularity trend for Kari has changed since 1880, or to compare the popularity of Kari to other names.


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Kari is a form of the name Katherine.

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Name Fun

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