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Kari Girl Name


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Kari name image The name Kari is of Norwegian origin, and is an alternate form of Katherine.  The table below indicates the number of times the name Kari has been given to baby girls in recent years.  The last 125 years refers to 1880 through 2004; last year refers to 2004.  The rank and count values are based on U.S. Social Security Administration counts for the one thousand most popular names given to baby girls in each of these years. 

Cumulative Usage Chart for the Name Kari
Use of the Name Kari for Girls During the Last ...
125 Years50 Years25 Years10 Years5 Years2 Years1 Year
56,42456,20224,6252,83776900
The table below indicates the number of times the name Kari has been given to baby girls and baby boys each year, from 1880 through 2004.  Kari first appeared in the top thousand girl or boy names during 1953, which is the first year shown on the table.  Kari last appeared in either or both of these name lists during 2002, the last year shown on the table.  A blank entry indicates that the name did not rank among the top one thousand names given to girls or boys, respectively, during the specified year.

Yearly Usage Chart for the Name Kari
 Used as a Girl NameUsed as a Boy Name
YearRankCountRankCount
195395898  
1954850124  
1955731169  
1956624236  
1957522335  
1958432478  
1959375649  
1960352745  
1961310881  
1962297959  
19632751,083  
19642731,092  
1965282949  
1966267970  
19672261,303  
19682041,511  
19692131,470  
19701941,667  
19711781,731  
19721861,560  
19731721,600  
19741521,806  
19751292,218  
19761272,181  
19771302,164  
19781371,967  
19791521,853  
19801571,769  
19811451,952  
19821362,220  
19831451,998  
19841561,815  
19851661,723  
19861701,600  
19871671,669  
19881861,497  
19892051,298  
19902571,106  
1991288976  
1992327823  
1993360709  
1994397633  
1995502489  
1996464540  
1997570407  
1998660349  
1999778283  
2000786291  
2001897253  
2002980225  
Totals:  56,424 0

During the last 125 years, parents have used Kari as a girl's name nearly 100% of the time and hardly ever as a boy's name.  Cumulative counts and total counts shown on the above tables are somewhat lower than actual counts because the name Kari appears in the top 1,000 girl names only 50 times during the last 125 years.


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