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What does Keri mean?

Keri \k(e)-ri\ as a name for girls. Keri's name origins are Welsh, Irish and Gaelic, and the name Keri means "fair, blessed poetry; black". Keri is a derivative of Ceri (Welsh): short form of Ceridwen and Cerise. Keri is also a variation of Kerry (Irish, Gaelic): from the male name Ciaran.


Variations

Keri has 8 variants: Kara, Kera, Keree, Kerra, Kerrey, Kerri, Kerria and Kerrie.

Keri has 9 more alternative forms via Ceri, Kerry: Cerian, Keriana, Keriann, Kerianna, Kerianne, Kerilyn, Kerrianne, Kerridana and Kerrin.


Popularity

Keri is a very popular first name for women (#629 out of 4276, Top 15%) and a slightly less popular last name for all people (#71437 out of 88799, Top 80%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Charted below is the birth name popularity of Keri for girls. Keri entered the list in 1960-1969 and reached its peak position of #217 in the U.S. during the years 1970-1979, but is not listed at the moment. (Top 1000 Baby Names Statistics, 2014)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Keri name in U.S.

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

Popular variation forms of Keri are Kara (#442 in 2014), Kerry, Kerrie and Kerri. These girl names were at the height of their popularity during 1970-1979 and have become significantly less widespread since, with the versions Kerry, Kerrie, Kerri and Keri becoming less in vogue. Kara (#442) is the most fashionable baby name among these. Displayed below is an analysis of the popularity of Keri and affiliated names. (Top 1000 Baby Names Statistics, 2014)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Kara, Keri, Kerri, Kerrie, Kerry in U.S.

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


Similar Names

Keri is pronounced similarly to Cari, Cori, Kari, Karie, Karri, Kary, Keara, Keera, Keira, Kiera, Kira, Kiri, Kiria, Kora, Kori, Korie, Korri, Kory, Kyra, Kyria and Kyrie. Other suggested similar baby names are Geri, Jeri, Keni, Kerin, Kore, Peri and Teri. These names tend to be less frequently used than Keri.

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