Name Kimberley

Origin, meaning, pronunciation & popularity of the name Kimberley

Kimberley is a ♀ female name.

Origin of Kimberley

The given name Kimberley derived from the name of the South African city Kimberley, that was named after the English Lord Kimberley (1826-1902). Besides, Kimberley is a feminine variant transcription of the masculine name Kimball.

Meaning of Kimberley

The name Kimberley is a combination of the name Cyneburg and the Old English word “leah”. Cyneburg means “royal fortress” (from Old English “cyne” = royal + “burg” = fortress) and “leah” means “woodland” or “clearing”. Thus, Kimberley means “of the woodland clearing of the royal fortress.” Deriving from Kimball, Kimberly means “bold king” or “warrior chief”.

Pronunciation of Kimberley

Variants of the name Kimberley

Kimberly

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Name Statistic: Kimberley is ranked #7123 overall ↓↓ -1259

  • 🇳🇿 New Zealand: 1723 ↓↓ -343
  • 🇵🇹 Portugal: 2850 ↓↓ -394
  • 🇦🇺 Australia: 2913 ↑↑ 921
  • 🇨🇦 Canada: 3212 ↑↑ 2384
  • 🇬🇧 Great Britain: 3623 ↓↓ -775
  • 🇦🇹 Austria: 4272 ↑↑ 285
  • 🇫🇷 France: 5794 ↑↑ 1223
  • 🇳🇴 Norway: 5820 ↓↓ -193
  • 🇩🇪 Germany: 6697 ↓↓ -1087
  • 🇺🇸 United States: 6912 ↓↓ -1200
  • 🇪🇸 Spain: 7373 ↓↓ -381
  • 🇩🇰 Denmark: 7588 ↓↓ -585
  • 🇨🇭 Switzerland: 8551 ↓↓ -2412
  • 🇳🇱 Netherlands: 8830 ↓↓ -855
  • 🇧🇪 Belgium: 9495 ↓↓ -2227
  • 🇮🇪 Ireland: 10215 ↑↑ 1938
  • 🇸🇪 Sweden: 11535 ↓↓ -452
  • 🇱🇮 Liechtenstein: 12231 ↓↓ -10947
  • 🇫🇮 Finland: 13491 ↓↓ -379


Name Kimberley

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