Name: Eri

Origin and Meaning of the Name Eri

  • Meaning:
    My protector; my awake one
  • Origin:
  • Meaning:
    Blessed with reason
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  • Gender:
    Both
  • Pronunciation:
    (eh ree)
  • Form of:
    Itself (Eri)
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Miscellaneous Info for Eri

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  • Used in:
    Hebrew and Japanese speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    As a male name, Eri is from the Hebrew meaning "my guardian", "my awake one".
    In the Old Testament, Eri was one of Gad's sons.

    As a Japanese female name, Eri may be written with the characters for "favor; blessing; grace; kindness" (e) and "logic; reason; justice; truth" (ri). Other possibilities include "painting; picture" or "England; English" for 'e' and "village; parent's home" or "peer tree" for 'ri'.

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