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Gender: M Meaning of Kyrie: "Lord" Origin of Kyrie: Greek Kyrie's Popularity in 2016: #285

The name Kyrie is a boy's name meaning "Lord". Kyrie is ranked #285 on our popularity charts and is often added to lists like Boy Baby Names Moving Up Fast and discussed in our forums with posts like "Rate the Previous Signature!".

From the experts:

Kyrie may be a name of God used widely in the ancient church refrain Kyrie Elieson, or Lord, have mercy, but it's rising in popularity for boys in the US on the strength of basketball star Kyrie Irving. Irving pronounces the first syllable of Kyrie to rhyme with my, whereas with the religious word it rhymes with fear. More than 1000 baby boys received the name in the US last year, raising the name to Number 285, as well as nearly 200 baby girls, making it not only one of the most popular Greek baby names but also a top

Famous People Named Kyrie

Kyrie Irving, American basketball player

Pop Culture References for the name Kyrie

Kyrie Eleison, Latin prayer meaning "Lord have mercy"