Keri

Keri - A very unique female name



  Aug 25,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Keri appeared on the charts for the first time in 1947 on position #2022. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Keri and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Keri? Our experts and editorial staff have gathered trends and insights for 30,000+ baby names over the last 100 years -- And on this page you will learn everything you ever wanted to know about the name Keri. The baby girl name Keri was given to 5 baby girls in 2012, ranking #5354 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 282,650 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Keri peaked in popularity 44 years ago in 1975 on position 174.



Famous with this name

Keri Russell
Keri Langerman
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Keri is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Keri is currently topping the baby name charts in Florida at position #2,161 - and is the least popular in Florida at position #2,161.

Why care about state specific baby name charts? It could be that a name that is very popular on the national overall charts is less (or even more) popular where you live. So make sure you check out the state specific charts below and find out how popular or unique Keri is where you live.


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Keri origin and meaning

Keri is a 4 letter name with 2 syllables. We couldn't find any information about what this name means. To see famous people named Keri, pop culture references for the name Keri and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Keri

We've found the following names that sound similar to Keri, sorted by popularity.

Kara / Kari / Kerry / Kiara / Kerri / Kyra / Kira / Keira / Kiera / Kierra /

Name statistics


Most parents-to-be know if they want a popular or unique name, and with these charts and data tables you can easily get a better understanding of how popular or unique this name is.

With a quick glance you can easily tell if this name is increasing or declining in popularity - But note that its current popularity can actually differ a lot from state to state.

Chart position per year (visualized)



Chart position per state (visualized)



Chart position per year (table view)


Year Rank
20125354
20112394
20103181
20093069
20083235
20073401
20062832
20052565
20042617
20031643
20021258
20011418
20001111
1999872
1998877
1997778
1996690
1995635
1994577
1993549
1992511
1991402
1990382
1989348
1988295
1987272
1986275
1985254
1984219
1983252
1982253
1981247
1980262
1979227
1978197
1977187
1976175
1975174
1974204
1973210
1972246
1971280
1970330
1969333
1968358
1967423
1966545
1965533
1964531
1963577
1962660
1961652
1960636
1959745
1958904
19571054
1956983
19551503
19541366
19531503
19521779
19472022

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Florida2161

Even more about Keri


These are some of the common questions you may want to have answered to know if this is the perfect name for your baby.

Is Keri a common or unique name?

By analyzing the number of births and frequency of this name we've determined that it's currently a very unique female name.

What is the number of syllables for the name Keri?

2 syllables. Why is this important? One of the things that makes a baby name sound good and have a nice rythm is the number of syllables - and especially the number of syllables along with the syllable count for your last name. A simple rule is to avoid having the same number of syllables in your first, middle and last name.

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#
On chart
1975
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Keri
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 282,650
Letter count 4
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1947
2012 births +5

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