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Gender: F Meaning of Nori: "doctrine or seaweed" Origin of Nori: Japanese

Japanese name that would have no trouble assimilating--though many would associate it with the dried seaweed used to wrap sushi. Kim Kardashian and Kanye West use Nori as a nickname for their daughter North.

Famous People Named Nori

North "Nori" West (b. 2013), daughter of Kim Kardashian and Kanye West

Pop Culture References for the name Nori

Nori Sakurada, character in "Rozen Maiden"
Nory Ryan, main character of the books "Nory Ryan's Song" and "Maggie's Door"
Noriko Nakagawa, "Battle Royale"