[ 1 syll. kei(r), ke-ir ] The baby boy name Keir is pronounced KIH-R †. Keir is of Celtic, English Gypsy, and Old Norse origin, and it is used mainly in English and Scottish. From Celtic roots, its meaning is 'dark-skinned' - in this context, Keir can be used in the English language.
Keir is a form of the English Kerey.
Keir is also a form of the English and Scottish Kerr.
Keir is also a contracted form of the English and Irish Kieran.
Keir is not widely used as a baby name for boys. It is not in the top 1000 names. Within the group of boy names directly related to Keir, Kieran was the most popular in 2018.
† Pronunciation for Keir: K as in "key (K.IY)" ; IH as in "it (IH.T)" ; R as in "race (R.EY.S)"