Kimberly

♂♀ Name Kimberly – origin, meaning & pronunciation of the name Kimberly

The first name Kimberly is ♀ female and ♂ male.

Origin of Kimberly

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

Meaning of Kimberly

The name Kimberly 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, Kimberly means “of the clearing of the royal fortress”. Deriving from Kimball, Kimberly means “bold king” or “warrior chief”.

Pronunciation of Kimberly

Alternate spelling of Kimberly

Kimberley

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