Kirby
Origin/Usage
Old Norse
Pronunciation
KUR-bee
Meaning
Farm near a church
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Kirby is an English locational name and denotes that the bearer comes from any one of the places called Kirby in Essex, Norfolk, Warwickshire, Yorkshire, Lincolnshire or Lonsdale. The name 'Kirby' itself is derived from the middle English words 'kirk', which means 'church', and 'byr', which means 'farm'.

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