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What does Yuriy mean?

Yuriy Pronunciation of Yuriy as a boys' name is of Greek derivation, and the meaning of the name Yuriy is "farmer". Yuriy is a Russian form of George (Greek): from Greek Georgios.

ASSOCIATED WITH greek, farmer



RELATIONS VIA GEORGE Gyuri, Jerzy, Jiri, Joris, Jory, Jurek, Jurian, Jurik, Yorick, Yorik, Yurik

(male) Yurcy, ..

(female) Yurid, ..

Yuriy Carmine (Y.C.), ..

How popular is Yuriy?

Yuriy is an unusual first name for men. Yuriy is also an uncommon surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. DEMOGRAPHICS)

Which version is better?

George (#127 IN RECENT RANKINGS), Jory and Yuri (#1856) are the prominent alternative forms of Yuriy (NOT RANKED). Adoption of these forms of Yuriy reached its peak a century ago (MEDIAN #1334) and is now much less (#1327, 96%), with the version George becoming less fashionable. (TOP 2000 NAMES, 2018)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of George, Jory, Yuri in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Yuriy is alike in pronunciation to Ari, Arie, Ario, Arri, Arrio, Arry, Ary, Eri, Erie, Orry, Uri, Uria, Yuria, Yurii and Yury. Another suggested similar-sounding name is Yusif. Like Yuriy, these names are not commonly used.

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