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Girl Name: Kerri

Name: Kerri
Pronunciation: \k(er)-ri\
Gender / Sex: girl name girl (Kerri's also a boy name)
Meaning: black
Origin: Irish
Sounds Like: Karri, Keri, Korri, Gerri, Kerrie, Kerria, Kerra
Similar Names: Berri, Kerril, Jerri, Kerrin, Merri, Perri, Terri
Rank as First Name (Given Name): 538


Kerri \k(er)-ri\ as a girl's name is a variant of Kerry (Irish, Gaelic), and the meaning of Kerri is "black".

The baby name Kerri sounds like Karri, Keri, Korri, Gerri, Kerrie, Kerria and Kerra. Other similar baby names are Berri, Kerril, Jerri, Kerrin, Merri, Perri and Terri.


Kerri is a very popular first name for women (#538 out of 4276) but an uncommon surname or last name for both men and women. (1990 U.S. Census)

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