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Jerri (girl)

What does Jerri mean?

Jerri Pronunciation of Jerri as a girls' name (also used as boys' name Jerri) is of Hebrew and American origin, and the name Jerri means "the Lord is exalted; spear ruler". Jerri is an alternate form of Jeremia (Hebrew): feminine of Jeremiah. Jerri is also a variant of Jeri (American). Jerri is also used as a variant of Jerrie (Old German, French).


ASSOCIATED WITH exalted, spear (warrior), ruler (queen)


VARIANTS Jery, Jerry, Jerrey, Jerree, Jeree


(female) Jiari, ..

(male) Jerdi, ..

Jerri Juliette (J.J.), ..

How popular is Jerri?

Jerri is a very prominent first name for women (#801 out of 4276, Top 19%) but an uncommon last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. DEMOGRAPHICS)

Jerri entered the list in 1930-1939 and reached its highest position of #435 in the U.S. during 1960-1969, but is not found in the list currently. (2018 U.S. SSA RECORDS)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Jerri name in U.S.

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

Which version is better?

Jeri, Jerrie and Jerry are the popular alternative forms of Jerri appearing in the Top 2000. Other forms, like Jerrey, are uncommon. These relations of Jerri were favored as baby names 68 years ago (USAGE OF 0.08%), but now, forms such as Jeri have fallen out of fashion.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Jerri, Jeri, Jerrie, Jerry in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Jerri is alike in pronunciation to Geri, Gerie, Gerri, Gerrie, Gerry, Jarae, Jerae, Jorah, Jorey, Jori, Jorie and Jorry. Other recommended sound-alike names are Barri, Berri, Carri, Ceri, Cherri, Corri, Devri, Dorri, Jearl, Jenai, Jeni, Jenni, Jere, Jerle, Jerrica, Jerrika, Jessi, Karri, Keri, Kerri, Korri, Lorri, Merri, Peri, Perri, Sherri, Teri, Terri and Torri. These names tend to be less commonly used than Jerri.

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