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Kim

Gender: Male Origin of Kim: English, diminutive of Kimball Meaning of Kimball: Welsh, "warrior chief"

Kim Origin and Meaning

The name Kim is a boy's name of English origin.

Kim is forever feminized, despite memories of the Rudyard Kipling character.

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Viviennethenaturegirl Says:

2020-11-05T18:33:54

What about Kimberly? I prefer on girl more.

Jack Says:

2017-05-08T05:08:38

Kim Jong-Un is the tyrannical dictator of North Korea.

maibritt Says:

2016-12-20T08:52:10

It can also be a diminutive of Joakim.

RoddyThlayli Says:

2015-09-09T14:25:33

I remember when I was about seven and I came across the name Kim in some book. It was a girl's name, and I thought that was really weird because it sounded like a boy's name to me, and ever since I've only found it as a girl's name. I like it on either gender, but it's better for a boy, in my opinion.

Daphodil Says:

2015-06-17T10:29:53

In Scandinavia it's an exclusively masculine name.