Gender: Male Pronunciation: YOOR-ee Origin of Yuri: Russian variation of George Meaning of George: Greek, "farmer"

Yuri Origin and Meaning

The name Yuri is a boy's name of Russian origin.

Common Russian name familiarized here via cosmonaut Yury Gagarin and a character in Dr. Zhivago, but we don't see it ever gaining permanent resident status.

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Pop Culture References for the name Yuri

Yorii, Yura, Yore, Yurick, Yurochka, Yurii, Yury

Yuri's International Variations

Juri (Polish)


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