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Gender: Female Meaning of Siri: "fair victory" Origin of Siri: Norse, diminutive of Sigrid

The name Siri is a girl's name of Swahili, Norse origin meaning "fair victory". Siri and is often added to lists like Winning Names That Mean Victory and discussed in our forums with posts like "Change One Letter".

From the experts:

Siri is a charming and lively Scandinavian name that strikes a positive chord for a modern girl. Siri also means "secret" in Swahili. You might also vary it to Syrie or Cyrie. Can you really name a child Siri given the ubiquity of Apple's digital Siri? The next few years will tell whether this otherwise-enchanting name is still on the table (or perhaps even more popular) for humans.

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Famous People Named Siri

Siri Hustvedt, American writer
Siri Pinter, daughter of actor Mark Pinter and fiancée of Carson Daly
Siri Tollerod, Norwegian model
Siri Bjerke, Norwegian politician
Siri Broch Johansen, Finnish Sami author
Siri Dokken, Norwegian illustrator
Sigrid Sofia Matilda Elisabet "Siri" von Essen, Swedish-Finnish actress and noblewoman
Siri Lindley, American triathlete
Siri Anne Nilsen, Norwegian singer-songwriter
Sirið Stenberg, Faroese politician

Pop Culture References for the name Siri

Siri, virtual assistant found on Apple iPhone
Siri, padawan character in the Star Wars: Jedi Apprentice book series
Siri, character in video game 'Fallout: New Vegas'