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Boy Name: Kerby

Name: Kerby
Pronunciation: \k(e)-rby, ker-by\
Gender / Sex: boy name boy
Meaning: settlement by a church
Origin: German
Sounds Like: Kerbey, Corby, Kirbey, Kerbie
Similar Names: Derby, Kelby, Kerry
Rank as Last Name (Surname, Family Name): 7200


Kerby \k(e)-rby, ker-by\ as a boy's name is a variant of Kirby (Old German), and the meaning of Kerby is "settlement by a church".

The baby name Kerby sounds like Kerbey, Corby, Kirbey and Kerbie. Other similar baby names are Derby, Kelby and Kerry.


Kerby is not a popular first name for men but a very popular surname or last name for both men and women (#7200 out of 88799). (1990 U.S. Census)

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