Kairi: baby girl name meaning and popularity

Kairi

This is a modern invented name, created for a video game: "Kingdom of Hearts." Even if your little Kairi isn't a gamer, she'll probably think this is a cool tidbit to share with her friends who are.

Nicknames:

Kiki, Kai, Riri.

Famous people named Kairi:

Daughter of rapper Dave East (and inspiration for his album of the same name), Kairi Chanel.

Fun fact:

The creator of the video game, who first used Kairi as a name, says it comes from "kai" which means "sea" - but the word "kairi" can also mean "nautical mile," "estrangement," "tavern," and "beaver."

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