Unusual Female Names

Uncommon Girl Names Starting with K

Old Female Names Starting with K

We have created for you a list of unusual and uncommon girl names starting with K (with history of origin and meanings). We hope this list will be useful to you.

Last updated: March 16, 2022.

 

Kaisery

Name meaning: imperator.

Origin: Old High German.

Years of origin: circa 10th century.

Kaisery name variations: Kaserry, Kasseria, Caserria, Caisery, Keisery.

 

Kaiya

Country of origin: Japan.

Meaning: forgiveness, mercy.

Kaiya name variations: Kayette, Kaiette, Kaya, Kaia.

 

Kallista

Origin: Greek.

Meaning: the most beautiful.

History behind: name derived from Greek kalliste (translated as the most beautiful).

Kallista name variations: Calista, Callista, Kalista, Kallistee.

 

Kaori

Years of origin: circa 17th century.

Country of origin: Japan.

Meaning: perfume.

Kaori name variations: Kaoria, Kaoirinne, Kaoiry, Kaoru.

 

Kara

Years of origin: circa 15th century.

Country of origin: Italy.

Meaning: dear, beloved.

History behind: it is also the Irish Gaelic word for friend.

Kara name variations: Cara, Kaira, Karah.

 

Karin

Name meaning: pristine, pure.

Origin: Scandinavian and Greek.

First mention: circa 16th century.

History behind: it is a Scandinavian form of the name Katherine.

Reference: Karin Mansdotter, Queen consort of Sweden.

Karin name variations: Karina, Karinn, Katrin, Katrina, Catherine, Katrinne.

 

Kathleen

Origin: English and Greek.

Meaning: pure.

Kathleen name variations: Cathleen, Kaitlin, Caitlin, Cathline, Cait, Kait, Cathlina, Cathy, Kathy.

 

Katherine

Years of origin: circa 3rd century.

Origin: Greek.

Meaning: pristine, unspoilt, pure.

History behind: name derived from the Greek adjective katharos (translated as pure).

Reference: Saint Catherine of Alexandria.

Katherine name variations: Kathryn, Katharine, Katheryn.

 

Keeley

Years of origin: circa 9th century.

Origin: Irish.

Meaning: slender, thin.

Keeley name variations: Keelia, Ceely, Keelley.

 

Keira

Name meaning: dark, dun, dusky.

Origin: Irish.

Keira name variations: Ceira, Keirra, Keyra, Keeira.

 

Kendall

Years of origin: circa 12th century (as Kyndelw).

Origin: Welsh.

Meaning: greatest, chief.

Reference: Kyndelw Brydyt, Welsh poet.

Kendall name variations: Kendal, Kendalla, Cyndelw, Cynddelw.

 

Kendra

Origin: Old English.

Meaning: greatest champion.

Kendra name variations: Cendra, Kendy, Keandra.

 

Kenna

Years of origin: circa 13th century.

Origin: Scottish Gaelic.

Meaning: fiery, born of fire.

Kenna name variations: Kenetta, Kenina, Kena.

 

Kiara

Years of origin: circa 3rd century (as Ciar).

Origin: Irish.

Meaning: dusky, dark.

Reference: Ciar mac Roich, son of Fergus mac Roich, King of Ulster.

Kiara name variations: Kirra, Ciaria, Chiara, Kiarra, Kieranna, Kierana, Ciara.

 

Kimberly

Origin: Old English.

Meaning: royal fortress.

Kimberly name variations: Cimberly, Kimberlina, Cimberlina, Kimberlee, Kimberley.

 

Kristabell

Name meaning: follower of Christ.

Origin: Latin.

Kristabell name variations: Christabel, Kristebell, Krista, Karista, Kristen, Kristabel, Kristenbelle, Kirstenbelle.

 

Kristina

Origin: Latin.

Meaning: follower of Christ.

History behind: Kristina is a Scandinavian and Slavic form of Christina.

Kristina name variations: Christiana, Christina, Christine, Kristensa, Kristiana, Kirstiana, Kristrun, Kristianna, Kristjanna, Kristrun, Kristiina, Kristiinna, Kerstina.

 

Kylara

Name meaning: bright.

Origin: Latin.

Kylara name variations: Klara, Clara, Cylara.

 

Kyrie

Origin: Greek.

Meaning: mistress.

Kyrie name variations: Cyrie, Kirria, Kyria, Cirria, Kiria, Kyriousa.

 

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