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Kiri Meaning


What does Kiri mean?

The name Kiri is of Hindi origin.

The meaning of Kiri is "amaranth flower".

It is also of Maori origin, where its meaning is "skin of a tree, fruit".

Kiri is generally used as a girl's name.

It consists of 4 letters and 2 syllables and is pronounced Ki-ri.

The Given Name Kiri

Kiri is a bold and daring name.

Elegant yet sophisticated, the name is a great blend of character and flair.

Kiri is unique yet compelling due to its refined and attractive nature.

Kiri falls into the name categories flower, tree.

Some famous bearers of this name include: Kiri Te Kanawa.

Kiri Popularity

In the U.S. in 2018, it ranked 8,846 in baby name popularity for girls with 12 occurrences. Less than 5 boys were given the name.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 10,348 in baby name popularity for girls with 10 occurrences. Less than 5 boys were given the name.

Want to see how Kiri sizes up? How it compares to some other names? Then check out the Kiri Name Popularity Page.

Kiri Related Names

Famous Kiris

  • Kiri Te Kanawa ~ Opera Musician

Kiri Numerology

Want to know how your name choice may effect your child?

Then take a look at the Numerological Report For Kiri.

It may give you some insight about your new baby.

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Kiri Name Fun

Would you like to fingerspell the name Kiri in American Sign Language?

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Kiri.

Just for fun, see the name Kiri in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.

Learn about nautical flags and see your name or message written in nautical flags, on the Kiri in Nautical Flags page.