Kerryn Name Meaning & Origin

Kerryn

Pronunciation: n/a

Origin of the name Kerry:

Transferred use of an Irish place-name, which is now in common use as a girl’s given name. Alternatively, Kerry is an Anglicized form of the Gaelic Ciardha (black-haired one).

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Kerry, Corinne

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The name Kerryn is more popular in Australia than the U.S.
It's pronounced similarly to Corrine.

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My son attends school with a beautiful little girl named, Kerryn. When I first met her, I didn't know how to spell the name. But, once I saw it written, I fell in love with the name!

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Meanings and history of the name Kerryn: | Edit

Kerryn has Irish roots and means "dark".

Famous real-life people named Kerryn: | Edit

Kerryn McCann, Australian athlete (1967-2008)

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