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Gender: M Pronunciation: YOOR-ee Origin of Yuri: Russian variation of George Meaning of George: Greek, "farmer"

Common Russian name familiarized here via cosmonaut Yury Gagarin and a character in Dr. Zhivago, but we don't see it ever gaining permanent resident status.

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Famous People Named Yuri

Yuri Gagarin, first man in space
Yuri Kwon, female singer and member of South Korean girl group Girls' Generation
Yuri Pleskun, Russian-American male model

Pop Culture References for the Name Yuri

In manga a term for lesbian romance
Yuri Lowell is a main protagonist in the Japanese video game Tales of Vesperia
Yuri Cosmos, character in Ace Attorney: Dual Destinies

Yore, Yorii, Yura, Yurick, Yurii, Yurochka, Yury

Yuri's International Variations

Juri (Polish)

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