What does Kerri mean?
Kerri /ker-ri/ [2 sylls.] as a girls' name. Kerri's name origins are Irish and Gaelic, and the meaning of the name Kerri is "black". Kerri is an alternate spelling of Kerry (Irish, Gaelic): from the male name Ciaran. Karri is a common surname.
How popular is Kerri?
Kerri is a very popular first name for females (#538 out of 4276, Top 13%) but a unique last name for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of Kerri for girls. Kerri was first listed in 1950-1959 and reached its top position of #194 in the U.S. during the years 1970-1979, but is not ranked at the moment. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Displayed below is an analysis of the popularity of Kerri and affiliated names. Kara (#442 in 2014), Kerry, Kerrie and Keri are the popular varying forms of Kerri appearing in the Top 1000. These girl names were at the apex of their popularity during the years 1970-1979 (usage of 0.7414%) and have become much less popular since (usage 0.1116%, down 84.9%), with the forms Keri, Kerri, Kerrie and Kerry becoming less stylish. Kara (#442) is the most trendy baby name in this compilation. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Kerri▼ is alike in pronunciation to Carri, Corri, Kari▼, Karra, Karri, Karrie▼, Karry, Keara, Keera, Keira▲, Kierra▼, Kiri, Kirra, Kori, Korri, Korrie, Korry and Kyrra. Other suggested similar baby names are Berri, Gerri, Jerri▼, Kerril, Merri, Perri and Terri▼. These names tend to be less frequently used than Kerri.