What does Kirkby mean?
(male) Kerrby, Kirkke, ..
(female) Kirkke, Kirkko, .. Middle name pairings:
Kirkby David (K.D.), ..
How popular is Kirkby?
Kirkby is an uncommonly occurring given name for males but a very prominent last name for all people (#48196 out of 150436, Top 32%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Which version is better?with its source form and related boy names. Kerby and Kirby are the popular related forms of Kirkby (not ranked). Other variants, like Kirbie, are seldom used. Adoption of these forms of Kirkby was well-received 7 decades ago (usage of 0.01%). (Top Baby Names, 2015)
Similar NamesRecommended names are Birkey, Birky, Corby, Darby, Derby, Digby, Gibby, Gilby, Gillby, Karney, Karny (see Kearney), Karoly, Kelby, Kellby, Kerk, Kerrey, Kerry▼, Kibo, Kiley, Kimbo, Kinney, Kinsey, Kinsly, Kiran, Kiril, Kirill, Kirk▼, Kirklea, Kirklee (see Kirkley), Kirkley, Kirklie (see Kirkley), Kirklin, Kirkly (see Kirkley), Kirklyn, Kirone, Kirwan, Kirwen, Koby▼, Kolby, Korbyn, Korey▼, Korrey (see Kory), Korry, Kory▼ and Kyrk. These names tend to be more commonly used than Kirkby.See names in meaning and etymology.