[ 2 syll. mi-ri, mir-i ] The baby girl name Miri is pronounced MIY-Riy- †. Miri's language of origin is Latin, English Gypsy, and Hebrew, and it is used mainly in the Hebrew and Gypsy languages. From English Gypsy roots, its meaning is 'mine' - in this context, Miri can be used in the Hebrew language.
In addition, Miri is a variation of Mira.
Miri is also a short form (Gypsy and Hebrew) of Miriam (English, French, German, Yiddish, and Hebrew).
A variation of Miri is Myri.
Miri is rarely used as a baby name for girls. It is not listed in the top 1000 names. Within the group of girl names directly linked to Miri, Miriam was the most widely used in 2018.
† English pronunciation for Miri: M as in "me (M.IY)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)" ; R as in "race (R.EY.S)"