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Uri Meaning


What does Uri mean?

The name Uri is of Hebrew origin.

The meaning of Uri is "G-d is my light".

Uri is generally used as a boy's name.

It consists of 3 letters and 2 syllables and is pronounced U-ri.

The Given Name Uri

Uri appeals to parents who seek a name with genuine depth.

This 2 syllable name has spirit and a positive vibe.

Although unique, your little refined Uri, is sure to make it a memorable one.

Uri Popularity

In the U.S. in 2018, it ranked 3,661 in baby name popularity for boys with 30 occurrences. It ranked 13,605 in baby name popularity for girls with 7 occurrences.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 3,870 in baby name popularity for boys with 28 occurrences. It ranked 9,860 in baby name popularity for girls with 11 occurrences.

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

Uri Related Names

Famous Uris

  • Uri ~ Biblical Character (1 Kgs. 4:19, Ex. 31:2, Ezra 10:24)

Uri Numerology

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

Then take a look at the Numerological Report For Uri.

It may give you some insight about your new baby.

Children named Uri are often idolized and concerned but most of all they are read more >>

Uri Name Fun

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

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Uri.

Just for fun, see the name Uri 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 Uri in Nautical Flags page.