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Girl Names Starting with Kir-

Kir- baby names and what they mean, with 9 results. Kir- names are used more often as masculine names. Adoption of these girl names was at its most widespread 3 decades ago (ADOPTION OF 0.2%) and has become significantly less since (ADOPTION 0.1%, 70.9% LESS), with names like Kirstie becoming less stylish. Kira (#369) is the most contemporarily stylish baby name here, while Kirrane (TOP 54%) and Kirks (25%) are familiar Kir- last names.

Kir- names

Kira - Kirsty


Form of Kyra. Source fr. Greek element. "Lord." Kiya is also a moderately popular kid's name. See also Kia.

Kira and variants

Kira2, var. Kirra, Kirya, Kiriana, Kiriah, Kiria
Source fr. Greek. "Lord." Kira (TOP 49%), comparable to Sira (TOP 47%), Khaira (70%), is a popular -ira suffix last name.


Root fr. English language. "Church farm." Less popular today. Kirby last appeared in 1996 in the Top 2000. Unisex name.

Familiar due to Kiri te Kanawa .. Kiri is rarely adopted as a baby name. See also Kira.

Derivative of English word. Nickname of Kirsten and Kirstin. Kissi (TOP 87%), Kirsh (24%) are familiar surnames. See also Kirsti.

Christina and variants

Kirstin1, Kirstie1, Kirsten1
Var. of Christina. Source fr. Latin word. "Follower of Christ." Usage of Kirsten, Kirstin, etc. as birth names in 2016 was up 30.4% compared to the previous year.

Kirsten and variants

Kirsten2, var. Kirstynn, Kirstyn, Kirsty1, Kirstine, Kirstin2, Kirsti1, Kirstie2, Kirsteen
Derivative of Scandinavian, Latin elements. "Follower of Christ." Kirsten, Kirstie and Kirstin have dwindled in favor as baby names circa 1990.

Christine and variants

Kirsty2, Kirstin3
Var. of Christine. Root fr. French, Latin languages. "Follower of Christ." Kirstin has diminished in popularity as a birth name since 1990.

Kirsty and variants

Kirsty3, var. Kirstie3, Kirsti2, Kirstee
Stems fr. Scottish, Latin. "Follower of Christ." Less used today. Kirstie was the form last appearing (1997) in the Top 2000.

Quick Reference

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

1. Kira - Kirsty
Kyra [Kira], Kira [Kirra, Kirya, Kiria, Kiriah, Kiriana], Kirby, Kiri, Kirsi, Christina [Kirstin, Kirstie, Kirsten], Kirsten [Kirsti, Kirsty, Kirstyn, Kirstin, Kirstie, Kirstynn, Kirstine, Kirsteen], Christine [Kirsty, Kirstin], Kirsty [Kirsti, Kirstie, Kirstee]

Usage comparison for Kir- names