Name Kirke

Origin, meaning, pronunciation & popularity of the name Kirke

Kirke is a ♀ female name.

Origin of Kirke

Kirke is the original Greek form of the name Circe. It is a name of Greek mythology and appears in Homer’s Odyssey. She was an enchantress and the daughter of the sun god Helios and the Oceanid Perse. She was living on the island Aeaea and transformed her visitors into animals.

Meaning of Kirke

Kirke possibly means “hawk” or “falcon” (from ancient Greek “kírkos/κίρκος”).

Pronunciation of Kirke

Variants of the name Kirke

Circe

Kirke in the categories

Names Girl's name Names with K Girl names with K

Name Statistic: Kirke is ranked #9028 overall

  • 🇦🇹 Austria: 14186
  • 🇦🇺 Australia: 14169
  • 🇧🇪 Belgium: 14184
  • 🇨🇦 Canada: 14173
  • 🇨🇭 Switzerland: 7703
  • 🇩🇪 Germany: 7638
  • 🇩🇰 Denmark: 10481
  • 🇪🇸 Spain: 8165
  • 🇫🇮 Finland: 898
  • 🇫🇷 France: 10832
  • 🇬🇧 Great Britain: 14272
  • 🇮🇪 Ireland: 14050
  • 🇱🇮 Liechtenstein: 6574
  • 🇳🇱 Netherlands: 4756
  • 🇳🇴 Norway: 291
  • 🇳🇿 New Zealand: 12526
  • 🇵🇹 Portugal: 2677
  • 🇸🇪 Sweden: 1086
  • 🇺🇸 United States: 10450
Name Kirke

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