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What does Kyril mean?

Kyril Pronunciation of Kyril [kyril] as a boys' name is of Greek origin, and the name Kyril means "master, lord". Kyril is a variant form of Cyril (Greek): from Kyrillos. Kyril is also a form of Kiril (Greek).



VARIANTS Kyrill, Kirill

RELATED FORMS VIA CYRIL, KIRIL Ciril, Cirilo, Cyrill, Cyrille

(male) Karil, ..


Kyril Matthew (K.M.), ..

How popular is Kyril?

Kyril is a rare first name for males. Kyril is also a unique last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. DEMOGRAPHICS)

Which version is better?

Cyril is the only popular related form of Kyril (OUTSIDE TOP 2000) listed in the Top 2000. Other forms, like Cirilo, are uncommon. Adoption of this relation of Kyril was widespread among parents in the 1910s (#307), but now, Cyril has become somewhat outmoded. (2015 BIRTH STATISTICS)

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

Top 100 baby names ranking of Kyril and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Kyril is pronounced similarly to Carel, Caryl, Karel, Karol, Karrel and Kyrell. Other recommended sound-alike names are Aymil, Jeril, Kahil, Kail, Kalil, Kamil, Kari, Karim, Karl, Ketil, Kori, Korin, Kris, Kyran, Kyrie, Kyrk, Kyron, Meril and Toril. These names tend to be more commonly used than Kyril.

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