Meaning:settlement by a church
Kirby as a boy's name (also used as girl's name Kirby), is pronounced KER-bee. It is of Old German origin, and the meaning of Kirby is "settlement by a church".
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- Jack KirbyArtist, Author
- Kirby PuckettBaseball Player
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