Kerry Name Meaning and Origin

Kerry is a Boy and Girl name. The name is originated from ‘Gaelic’ origin. The baby name Kerry means “From The Ciar’S Tribe”.


Kerry Origin:

Origin of the name is: “Gaelic”



Kerry is a Boy and Girl name.



The pronunciation of the name is: “KER + ee”


Kerry Name Meaning:

Kerry originates in Gaelic languages and means “From the Ciar’s tribe”. Ciar’s people lived in pre-Gaelic times in the region which is now known as County Kerry in Ireland. Kerry can be used as both feminine and male given names, currently it is more popular for boys. Ultimately, Ciar means “black”.



It is a baby name.





Variations or similar name:

Keri, Kerri


Famous people with this name:

Kerry Butler – actress

Kerry Washington – actress

Kerry Condon – actress

Kerry Fox – actress

Kerry Norton – actress

Kerry Patterson – writer




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