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Yuri Meaning


What does Yuri mean?

The name Yuri is of Russian origin.

The meaning of Yuri is "farmer".

It is also of Japanese origin, where its meaning is "lily".

Yuri is used as both a boys and girls name.

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

The Given Name Yuri

As a Russian form of the name George, Yuri is a popular boy name.

As a Japanese name, Yuri is a popular traditional girl name.

Yuri is a variant of Yuriy. See Yuriy for further details.

The occupational name Yuri, has a wonderfully fearless quality.

An auspicious name, it is one that will be admired.

A name that will flow off your tongue.

Yuri falls into the occupational name category.

Yuri Popularity

In the U.S. in 2016, it ranked 2,115 in baby name popularity for girls with 92 occurrences. It ranked 2,375 in baby name popularity for boys with 55 occurrences.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 2,397 in baby name popularity for girls with 77 occurrences. It ranked 2,227 in baby name popularity for boys with 61 occurrences.

The trend's your friend. See how Yuri has changed in popularity since 1880 by visiting the Yuri Name Popularity Page.

Yuri Related Names

Yuri is a variant of Yuriy.

Famous Yuris

    Yuri Numerology

    What will your new littleYuri be like?

    It may all be in the numbers.

    The numbers that make up your child's name.

    Numerology may give you some insight.

    Children named Yuri are often jubilant and defensive but most of all they are read more >>

    Yuri Name Fun

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

    Then just follow the diagram below.

    Be creative with the name Yuri.

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