US Popularity:1931
Other Origin(s):Japanese
Meaning:Farmer; Evening jewel; Kind; Beautiful
Yuri is a baby boy name of Russian origin meaning “farmer”. This name is commonly associated with the Greek name George and is found in multiple cultures. Yuri also has Japanese roots and can have plenty of meanings, depending on which kanji is used to write it. Some potential translations include "evening jewel," "kind," and "beautiful," giving your little one plenty of inspiration. However, if you journey through space and time, the name Yuri is actually famous because of Yuri Gagarin. Yuri Alekseyevich Gagarin was the first human to successfully travel to outer space in April 1961 and has been praised ever since. With a name like Yuri, baby’s only limit will be the stars.

Famous People Named Yuri

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  • Yuri Gagarin

Yuri Name Popularity Data

The Bump Ranking

Overall:Yuri is currently #1013 on The Bump
Boy:Yuri is currently #552 on The Bump Boy Names

U.S. Births

Overall:Yuri is currently #1931 in U.S. births
Boy:Yuri is currently #1779 in U.S. births

Yearly Ranking Change:

in 2023
+ 2
from 2022
In comparison to the previous year's data
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