Origin:Hebrew
Popularity:7375
Meaning:Bitter or of the sea; wonderful
Miri is a feminine name of Hebrew origin. A diminutive of Miriam, the name means “of the sea” or “bitter,” it may remind you of Miriam the Prophetess, an important figure mentioned in the Torah. This name is a unique lesson for baby about embracing having a strong, sharp edge to them. Miri also has Slavic roots, where it’s a variant of Mira, meaning “wonderful.” Baby is going to be a wonderful addition to your family and saying the name Miri each day is a great way to remind them.

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