Meaning and name origin
Kimi \k(i)-mi\ as a girl's name is pronounced kee-mee. It is of Japanese origin, and the meaning of Kimi is "upright, righteous". Kimiko (KEE-mee-koh) means "righteous child". In the 1990s, the trend was to drop the -ko diminutive ending on many Japanese girls' names.
Kimi has 1 variant form: Kimiko.
Kimi is a somewhat popular first name for females (#3375 out of 4276, Top 79%) but an uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Kimi for girls. Kimi has not been ranked in the Top 1000/100 so far. (2014 statistics).
Kimi is also pronounced similarly to Cami, Kama, Kami▼, Kammi, Kimmie, Kimmy, Kimy and Koemi. Other suggested similar baby names are Kani, Keni, Kiani, Kiki, Kim▼, Kimm, Kimme, Kina, Kine, Kioni, Kiri, Kivi, Kym and Mimi. These names tend to be less commonly used than Kimi.