Kirk reached its top position of #146 in the U.S. in the 1960s, and is currently at #1692. (TOP BABY NAMES, 2015)
Which version is better?with its variant forms and related boy names. The only other popular varying form of Kirk (#1692 LAST YEAR) is Kirkland. These forms of Kirk were popular during 1960-1969 (USAGE OF 0.1%) and are now significantly less common, with the version Kirk becoming less stylish.
Kirk▼ is pronounced similarly to Cork. Other suggested similar names are Berk, Birk, Burk, Derk, Dirk▼, Dyrk, Jerk, Kaird, Kairn, Kari, Karl▼, Karr, Keir, Ker, Kern, Kerr, Kian▲, Kibo, Kidd, Kile, Kim▼, Kimo, King▲, Kip▼, Kipp, Kiran, Kirby▼, Kiril, Kirkby, Kirkly (see Kirkley), Kit, Kitt, Kord, Kori, Kort, Kory▼, Kurt▼, Lark, Mark▼, Turk and York. These names tend to be less commonly used than Kirk.See names in meaning and etymology.