From Greek origins, the gender-neutral name Kyrie refers to the word “Lord.” It stems from one of the oldest religious refrains, Kyrie elieson, which means “Lord, have mercy.” However, this respected name has grown in popularity in recent years due to the famous basketball player Kyrie Irving. Whether your intentions are sacred or secular, baby will have a name rich with meaning when a choice like Kyrie is in the running.
Famous People Named Kyrie
Wondering who else shares this name? Check out these well known people who made this baby name famous.
- Kyrie IrvingBasketball Player
Online Etymology Dictionary, Kyrie eleison, September 2017
Britannica, Kyrie, religion, October 2023
Merriam-Webster, kyrie, noun
Britannica, Kyrie Irving, American basketball player
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