Yurij - Meaning of Yurij

What does Yurij mean?

[ syll. yu-rij, yur-ij ] The baby boy name Yurij is pronounced as YUHRIYJH †. Yurij is used chiefly in the Russian language and it is derived from Old Greek origins. Yurij is a variant of the name George (English).

See also the related categories, greek and russian.

Yurij is infrequently used as a baby name for boys. It is not listed in the top 1000 names. Within the group of boy names directly linked to Yurij, George was the most popular in 2018.

Baby names that sound like Yurij include Yerik (Russian), Yiorgos, Yorgo, Yorgos, Yorick (English and Scandinavian), Yorkie, Yorkoo, Yorrick (English and Scandinavian), Yurac, Yurchik (Russian), Yurik (Russian), Yurko (Russian), Jarek (Czech and Polish), Jerzy (Czech, English, and Polish), Jiri (Czech and Slavic), Joris (Dutch and German), Jurek (Polish), Jurgis (Lithuanian), Jurka (Polish), and Jurko (Czech).

† approx English pronunciation for Yurij: Y as in "you (Y.UW)" ; UH as in "look (L.UH.K)" ; R as in "race (R.EY.S)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)" ; JH as in "joy (JH.OY)"

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