Names of the Week
Fact of the Week
Not all your taste buds are on our tongue (10% are on the insides of you cheeks).  More

Zuri Meaning


What does Zuri mean?

The name Zuri is of African Swahili origin.

The meaning of Zuri is "beautiful".

It is also of Basque origin, where its meaning is "white".

Zuri is used as both a boys and girls name.

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

The Given Name Zuri

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

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

A classic name that will be adored by parents.

Some famous bearers of this name include: Zuri Lawrence.

Zuri Popularity

In the U.S. in 2018, it ranked 293 in baby name popularity for girls with 1,122 occurrences. It ranked 3,865 in baby name popularity for boys with 28 occurrences.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 365 in baby name popularity for girls with 849 occurrences. It ranked 7,519 in baby name popularity for boys with 11 occurrences.

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

Zuri Related Names

Variants of the name Zuri include Zuine.

The names Zurina, Zurine are all forms of Zuri.

Famous Zuris

  • Zuri Lawrence ~ Boxer

Zuri Numerology

What will your new littleZuri 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 Zuri are often grandiose and confident but most of all they are read more >>

Zuri Name Fun

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

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Zuri.

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