Kerry – Scary Mommy

Kerry

A place name referring to an Irish county ("Ciarraí " in Irish Gaelic) meaning "Ciar's people" - the name of the tribe living in present-day county Kerry. Think of it this way: with a place name this ancient, your little Kerry will never be at a loss for a topic on a history report.

Nicknames:

Kerr.

Famous people named Kerry:

Actresses Kerry Washington, Kerry Ellis, Kerry Fox, and Kerry Ingram; football player Kerry Collins; guitarist Kerry King; pro skateboarder Kerry Getz.

Fun fact:

The Irish motto of County Kerry is “Comhar, Cabhair, Cairdeas,” which translates to “Cooperation, Help, and Friendship.”

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