Kerri

Kerri - A very unique female name



  Oct 17,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Kerri, meaning dark, dark-haired, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1949 on position #1993. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Kerri and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Kerri? 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 Kerri. The baby girl name Kerri was given to 6 baby girls in 2011, ranking #4713 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 236,589 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Kerri peaked in popularity 44 years ago in 1975 on position 167.



Famous with this name

Kerri Green
Kerri McLean
Clayton Kerri


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Kerri is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Kerri is currently topping the baby name charts in Florida at position #1,900 - and is the least popular in Florida at position #1,900.

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 Kerri is where you live.


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Kerri origin and meaning

Kerri is a 5 letter name with 2 syllables. This name means dark, dark-haired. To see famous people named Kerri, pop culture references for the name Kerri and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Kerri

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

Kara / Kari / Kerry / Kiara / Kyra / Keri / 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
20114713
20103420
20095543
20083942
20073832
20062936
20052886
20042574
20031463
20021516
20011401
20001337
19991133
1998986
1997751
1996704
1995686
1994641
1993604
1992502
1991484
1990437
1989446
1988338
1987334
1986308
1985288
1984269
1983270
1982242
1981243
1980226
1979236
1978210
1977188
1976169
1975167
1974171
1973179
1972191
1971194
1970222
1969241
1968233
1967288
1966343
1965370
1964354
1963380
1962409
1961444
1960442
1959480
1958561
1957616
1956732
1955950
19541018
19531200
19521347
19511604
19491993

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Florida1900

Even more about Kerri


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 Kerri 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 Kerri?

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 Kerri
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 236,589
Letter count 5
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1949
2011 births +6

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