Gender / Sex: boy
Meaning: dusky; dark-haired; dark-skinned, swarthy
Sounds Like: Kerr, Ker, Geir
Variant forms: Keer
Rank as Last Name (Surname, Family Name): 30182
Keir \keir\ as a boy's name is pronounced KEE-er. It is of Gaelic origin, and the meaning of Keir is "dusky; dark-haired; dark-skinned, swarthy". A name initially made familiar in the 1970s by the actor Keir Dullea.
Keir has 1 variant form: Keer.
Baby names that sound like Keir are Kerr, Ker and Geir.
Keir is not a popular first name for men but a very popular surname or last name for both men and women (#30182 out of 88799). (1990 U.S. Census)