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Smart Baby Names: Dictionary of Baby Names, Meanings and Origins.

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Girl Name: Kiri

Name: Kiri
Pronunciation: \k(i)-ri\
Gender / Sex: girl name girl (Kiri's also a boy name)
Sounds Like: Kari, Keri, Kori, Kira, Kiria
Similar Names: Airi, Kivi, Ciri, Siri, Kiki, Kimi, Kirsi, Liri, Miri


Kiri \k(i)-ri\ as a girl's name is pronounced KEER-ee. Familiar due to Kiri te Kanawa, Maori opera diva from New Zealand.

Baby names that sound like Kiri are Kari, Keri, Kori, Kira and Kiria. Other similar baby names are Airi, Kivi, Ciri, Siri, Kiki, Kimi, Kirsi, Liri and Miri.


Kiri is not a popular first name for women and an equally uncommon surname or last name for both men and women. (1990 U.S. Census)

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