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Meaning and name origin

Yuri \yu-ri\ as a boy's name is pronounced YER-ee. It is of Russian origin. Variant of George (Latin) "farmer".


Yuri has 2 variant forms: Yurii and Yury.

For more information, see also related boy names Yorick, Juri and Uriah.

There is 1 feminine form of Yuri: Yuridiana.


Yuri is not a popular first name for males and an equally uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).

Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the boy name Yuri and its variant forms. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are George (#134) and Uriah (#506). (2014 statistics).

Top 1000 baby names ranking of George, Uriah in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Yuri is also pronounced similarly to Ari, Arri, Eri, Uri and Yuria. Other suggested similar baby names are Guri, Nuri and Yurik. Like Yuri, these names are not commonly used.