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Gender: Female Meaning of Kairi: "sea" Origin of Kairi: Japanese Kairi's Popularity in 2017: #778

The name Kairi is a girl's name of Japanese origin meaning "sea". Kairi is ranked #778 on our popularity charts and is often added to lists like Video Game Names for Girls and discussed in our forums with posts like "Nameberry Top 21-30 Most Popular Names *Makeover*".

From the experts:

Kairi is the name of the main female character in the popular role-playing video game series, Kingdom Hearts. Voiced by Hayden Panettiere in the main series, Kairi is one of the seven Princesses of the Heart. Kairi entered the US Top 1000 in 2010.

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Famous People Named Kairi

Kairi Himanen (born 1992), Estonian footballer
Kairi Hojo (born 1988), Japanese professional wrestler
Evanthia Kairi (1799–1866), Greek playwright, poet and feminist
Kairi Chanel, daughter of rapper Dave East

Pop Culture References for the name Kairi

Kairi, character in the "Kingdom Hearts" video game series
Kairi Tanaga, character in the Batman animated series
Kairi Okayasu, a character from the manga and anime series Peach Girl