Home > Ki- Names

Girl Names Starting with Ki-

Ki- baby names and what they mean, with 47 results. Adoption of these girl names reached its apex 55 years ago (usage of 3.96%) and has become much less since (usage 0.38%, 90.5%), with names like Kirstie falling out of fashion. Kimber (#630) and Kira (#361) are two of the more chic girl names in this compilation, while Kimbro (top 7%) and Kiel (5%) are conventional Ki- surnames. Here is the list of Ki- names for boys.

Ki- names

Kia - Kindall | Kindra - Kissie | Kit - Kizzy

Kia - Kindall

Kia and variantsKia1, var. Kiah1
Source fr. American language. Short form of Kiana and Kiara. Less widespread today. Kiah was the variation last recorded (2005) in the Top 2000.

Kiana and variantsKiana1, var. Kia2, Kiah2, Kiahna, Kiani, Kianni, Kianna, Kiauna, Kiona, Kionah, Kionna, Kioni
Source fr. American language. Modern name .. Kitana is also a marginally favored birth name.

Var. of Ciana. Stems fr. Italian word. "Light." Popular. Compare Kiana and common -na surnames Kanna (upper 75%), Kemna (46%). See also Keiana.

Kiandra, Kiandria
Var. of Keandra. Stems fr. American word. A blend of Ke and Andrea .. Kiandra and Kiandria are unique as girls' names.

Kiara and variantsKiara1, var. Kiarra1, Kierra
Origin fr. Irish language. "Black." Adoption of Kiara, Kierra, etc. as children's names in 2015 was down 11% compared to 2014.

Chiara and variantsKiara2, Kiarra2
Var. of Chiara. Derived fr. Italian, Latin elements. "Bright, famous." Usage of Kiara and Kiarra as baby names in 2015 was down 14.5% compared to the previous year.

Ciara and variantsKiara3, Kiera
Forms of Ciara. Source fr. Irish, Gaelic. "Black." Kiara and Kiera were Top birth names in 2015.

Kiba, Kibah, Kiva, Kivah, Kivi
Var. of Akiva. Stems fr. Hebrew word. "Protect, shelter." Kiba, Kivi, etc. were not Top birth names in 2015.

Keisha and variantsKicia, Kiesha, Kisha
Var. of Keisha. Modern name .. Kiesha (upper 55%) and Kisha (28%) are familiar female names, whereas Kicia is unusual.

Kikelia, Kikylia
Forms of Cecilia. Derivative of Latin, Old Welsh. "Blind; sixth." Kikyla and Kikyli are creative variations.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Ki- names: Kia, Kiah, Kiana, Kianna, Kiara

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Ki- names: Kiarra, Kiera, Kierra, Kiesha, Kilee

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Ki- names: Kiley, Kim, Kimber, Kimberlee, Kimberley

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Ki- names: Kimberli, Kimberlie, Kimberly, Kimberlyn, Kimi

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Ki- names: Kimiko, Kimmie, Kimmy, Kiona, Kisha

Derived fr. Spanish language. .. Also a nickname for the French .. Sparing use. Kiki is not found in the US Census. See also Kasi.

Form of Keiko. Derivative of Japanese. "Be happy; rejoicing child." Kiko is scarce as a first name, registering frequently (top 57%) as a last name. See also Keiki.

Kylie and variantsKilea, Kiley1
Forms of Kylie. .. Feminine of Kyle. Usage of Kiley as a girls' name has faded circa 2008.

Kiley and variantsKiley2, var. Kilee
Based on Irish language. "Near the church (or the wood)." Kiley is recognizable (upper 55%) as a feminine name, while Kilee is scantly used.

Kim and variantsKim1, var. Kimana, Kimm1, Kimme, Kimmie1, Kimy, Kimmy1
Source fr. Old English language. "Cyneburg's field." Kim (upper 1%), Kimm (18%), Kimmy (50%) and Kimme (86%) are found regularly as surnames.

Kimberly and variantsKimberly, var. Kim2, Kimba, Kimber, Kimberlee, Kimberley, Kimberleigh, Kimberli, Kimberlie, Kimberlin, Kimblyn, Kimberlyn, Kimm2, Kimmie2, Kimmy2
Derivative of Old English. "Cyneburg's field." Usage of Kim, Kimberlee, Kimberley and Kimberly as girls' names has declined circa 1960-1969.

Kimi and variantsKimi, var. Kimiko1
Stems fr. Japanese word. "Upright, righteous." Kimiko (top 70%) and Kimi (79%) are commonplace as women's names.

Origin fr. Japanese language. "Righteous child." Less widespread today. Kimiko was last listed in 1920-1929 in the Top 2000. See also Kumiko.

Root fr. Hawaiian word. "China." Kina is unusual as a baby name. See also Kioni.

Form of Kendall. Source fr. Old English element. "The Kent river valley." Rare. Kindall (cf. Korall, Kendall) ends with -ll.

Quick Reference

Summary Index of names [and variants] for Ki- names for girls.

1. Kia - Kindall
Kia [Kiah], Kiana [Kiona, Kioni, Kiauna, Kianni, Kionah, Kionna, ..], Ciana [Kiana], Keandra [Kiandra, Kiandria], Kiara [Kiarra, Kierra], Chiara [Kiara, Kiarra], Ciara [Kiara, Kiera], Akiva [Kiba, Kivi, Kiva, Kivah, Kibah], Keisha [Kisha, Kicia, Kiesha], Cecilia [Kikelia, Kikylia], Kiki, Keiko [Kiko], Kylie [Kilea, Kiley], Kiley [Kilee], Kim [Kimm, Kimy, Kimmy, Kimme, Kimana, Kimmie], Kimberly [Kimm, Kimmy, Kimmie, Kimblyn, Kimberlin, Kimberlyn, ..], Kimi [Kimiko], Kimiko, Kina, Kendall [Kindall]

Kendra [Kinna, Kindra], Kindra, Christine [Kine, Kirsty, Kirstin], Kineta [Kinetta], Kanisha [Kinicia, Kinisha], Kinneret, Kinsey [Kinzee, Kinsee, Kinsie, Kinnsee, Kinnsie, Kinnsey], Kenzie [Kinzie], Kioko, Kira [Kiria, Kirra, Kirya, Kiriah, Kierra, Kiriana, ..], Kyra [Kira], Kirby, Kiri, Kirsi, Christina [Kit, Kirsten, Kirstin, Kirstie], Kirsten [Kirsty, Kirstyn, Kirstie, Kirstin, Kirstine, Kirstynn, ..], Kirsty [Kirsti, Kirstee, Kirstie], Kishi, Kismet [Kismat], Kezia [Kizzy, Kissie, Kizzie]

Katherine [Kit, Kitty, Kitti, Kittie, Kittey], Catherine [Kit, Kitty, Kittie, Kittee], Cithara [Kitara, Kithara], Katelyn [Kitlyn], Kitra, Kitty [Kit, Kitlyn, Kittee, Kittey], Kizzy [Kissie, Kizzie]

Usage comparison for Ki- names