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Keer

What does Keer mean?

Keer Pronunciation of Keer [keer] as a name for boys is a Gaelic name, and Keer means "dusky; dark-haired; dark-skinned, swarthy". Keer is a version of Keir (Gaelic).

Associated with: gaelic, dark.

Variations

Creative forms:
(male) Kaer, Kener, ..

(female) Keerrah, Kerah, ..

Middle name pairings:
Keer Greysen (K.G.), ..

How popular is Keer?

Keer is an unusual first name for men but a very prominent last name for both adults and children (#62396 out of 150436, Top 41%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related boy names. Keir is the only popular related form of Keer (not in Top 2000). This form of Keer reached the height of its popularity 5 decades ago (#1778). (Top 2000 Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Keir in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Keer is pronounced similarly to Carr, Cor, Karr, Ker and Kerr. Other recommended names are Ameer, Amer, Deker, Dyer, Eber, Eder, Emeer, Ezer, Gaer, Heber, Heder, Iver, Kadeer, Kael, Kearn, Keary, Kedar, Keder, Keefe, Keefer, Keely, Keen, Keene, Kees, Kefir, Keh, Keifer, Keld, Kell, Keller, Kemp, Ken, Kenn, Kenner, Kent, Keon, Kepler, Kerem, Kerk, Kern, Kerry, Kester, Keven, Key, Keye, Keyes, Keys, Kiefer, Kuefer (see Kiefer), Kye, Kyler, Lexer, Meier, Meyer, Myer, Neper, Ner, Nezer, Ofeer, Omer, Peder, Peer, Per, Peter, Seger, Speer, Teger, Umer, Weber and Xever. These names tend to be more frequently used than Keer.

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