[ 2 syll. ca-ri, car-i ] The baby boy name Cari is also used as a girl name, with the latter form being much more common. Its pronunciation is KAA-Riy- †. Cari's origin is Old Welsh and English.
Cari is a variant of the name Carey (English and Irish).
Cari is also a variant of the name Cary (English).
See also the related categories, english and welsh.
Cari is not regularly used as a baby name for boys. It is not listed in the top 1000 names. Cari has in the past century been predominantly given to girls.
Baby names that sound like Cari include Carie, Carree, Cary, Kari, Keari, Khari, Caesear, Caezar, Cahir, Cairo, Carew, Carewe, Carey, Carrey, Carri, Carrie, Carry, Casar, Cathaoir, and Cayro.
† English pronunciation for Cari: K as in "key (K.IY)" ; AA as in "odd (AA.D)" ; R as in "race (R.EY.S)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)"