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Jiri

What does Jiri mean?

Jiri Pronunciation of Jiri [jiri] as a boys' name is a Greek name, and the name Jiri means "farmer". Jiri is a Czechoslovakian form of George (Greek): from Greek Georgios.

Associated with: greek, farmer.

Variations

Jiri has 2 variants: Joeri and Jory.

19 more relations via George: Giorgi, Gyuri, Jerzy, Joran, Jorck, Jordi, Jorg, Jorge, Joris, Jorn, Jurek, Jurian, Jurik, Sior, Siors, Yorik, Yuri, Yurik and Yuriy.

Creative forms:
(male) Jarri, Jire, ..

(female) Jibi, Jile, ..

Middle name pairings:
Jiri Geovanni (J.G.), ..

How popular is Jiri?

Jiri is an uncommonly occurring given name for men. Jiri is an uncommon surname too for all people. (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related boy names. Prominent varying forms of Jiri (unlisted) appearing in the Top 2000 are George (#136 the previous year), Jordi (#1175), Jorge (#225), Jory and Yuri. Usage of these relations of Jiri was at its most widespread in the 1880s (adoption of 4.35%) and has become significantly diminished since (adoption 0.26%, down 94.1%), with the form George becoming less trendy. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of George, Jordi, Jorge, Jory, Yuri in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Jiri is alike in pronunciation to Gerri, Gery, Jairo, Jarah, Jaray, Jary, Jerae, Jerah, Jeriah, Jerri, Jerrie, Jerry, Jiro, Jorey, Jori, Jorie, Jorry and Juri. Other suggested similar names are Abiri, Amiri, Ari, Arri, Bari, Bri, Ceri, Deri, Einri, Eri, Ezri, Feri, Gari, Guri, Hari, Imri, Jai, Jair, Jarid, Jarin, Jaris, Jarl, Javi, Jere, Jeric, Jeril, Jerk, Jian, Jibril, Jim, Jimi, Jino, Jodi, Jorim, Jovi, Juli, Kari, Kori, Meiri, Mori, Nuri, Omri and Uri. These names tend to be more frequently used than Jiri.

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