[ 2 syll. per-ry, pe-rry ] The baby girl name Perry is also used as a boy name, with the latter form being far more popular. It is pronounced as PEH-Riy- †. Perry's language of origin is Old Greek and Latin. It is predominantly used in English. Latin origin: It is derived from the word peregrinus with the meaning 'stranger, foreigner, traveller, pilgrim'. See Perry for more information.
Perry is a form of the English Peri.
Perry is not popular as a baby girl name. It is not in the top 1000 names. In the last century Perry has primarily been a boy name.
† Pronunciation for Perry: P as in "pea (P.IY)" ; EH as in "ebb (EH.B)" ; R as in "race (R.EY.S)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)"