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Kary

What does Kary mean?

Kary Pronunciation of Kary [kary] as a girls' name is of Latin derivation, and the name Kary means "beloved". Kary is an alternate spelling of Kara (Latin): variation of Cara.

Variations

Kary has 9 variants: Cara, Kaira, Karah, Karee, Kari, Karie, Karrah, Karri and Karrie.

4 more related forms via Kara: Karalyn, Karina, Karine and Karita.

Creative forms:
(female) Keery, Kiry, ..

(male) Kaem, Kare, ..

Middle name pairings:
Kary Elliot (K.E.), ..

How popular is Kary?

Kary is a somewhat popular first name for women (#3124 out of 4276, Top 73%) and an even more popular surname for all people (#26783 out of 150436, Top 18%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Kary was first listed in 1960-1969 and reached its apex rank of #1713 in the U.S. during 1970-1979, but is not in the list at the moment. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Kary name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Kary outside U.S.

Which version is better?

with its source form and related girl names. Cara (#727 via latest list), Kaira, Kara (#509), Karah, Kari (#1817), Karie, Karina (#462), Karri and Karrie are the prominent varying forms of Kary. These forms of Kary were favored in 1995 (average #1252) and have become significantly less common since (#1551, 77.2%), with forms like Karrie becoming less fashionable.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Kary, Cara, Kaira, Kara, Karah in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Kari, Karie, Karina, Karri, Karrie in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Cara, Kara outside U.S.

Similar Names

Kary is pronounced similarly to Caree, Carey, Carrey, Corey, Cori, Corry, Kaara, Karra, Karry, Keera, Keira, Keree, Keri, Kerra, Kerrey, Kerri, Kerry, Kiara, Kiera, Kiria, Kora, Korie, Korrey, Korri and Kyra. Other suggested similar names are Barry, Clary, Eiry, Ka-, Kace, Kacey, Kaci, Kacy, Kady, Kaeya, Kai, Kaley, Kali, Kaly, Kalyn, Kami, Kandy, Kani, Kapri, Karin, Karley, Karli, Karly, Karma, Karmyn, Karna, Karol, Karryl, Karyl, Karyll, Karyn, Karyna, Karys, Karysa, Kasi, Kassy, Kasy, Kat, Kate, Kati, Katy, Kay, Kaya, Keryl, Keryn, Kimy, Kore, Lory, Mary and Zary. These names tend to be less commonly used than Kary.

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