What does Uri mean?

God is my light.

What's the origin of Uri?


How is Uri pronounced?


What does it say about you to have a cat named Uri?

Uri is a Hebrew name meaning "light of the world." It may also be a reference to the biblical figure Uriah, who was killed in battle.

Is Uri a good cat name?

Uri is a one-syllable cat name, making it succinct and fast to say. The name also ends in a vowel sound, so it's easy for your kitty to recognize. Uri isn't one of the most common cat names, so your kitty will make waves! If you love the name, you should pick it!

Uri is found in these categories:

spiritual cat names

Derived from Hebrew, meaning "God's light", often used in religious contexts.


Based on likes, Uri ranks #466 with users of MeowNames.com.

Naming your cat Uri isn't unheard of, but our data suggests that it's a pretty niche choice.

Popularity: Historical Trend

Uri was, over the past 30 days, the 2990th ranked cat name for views on MeowNames.com.

As of May 2024, Uri is becoming rarer and less popular with new kitten owners. Our stats reveal that the moniker is less fashionable than it was at this time last year.

We've seen quite a bit of variance in rank for this name. That might suggest its popularity is based on seasonal factors or perhaps pop culture events.

In the past week, Uri was viewed 10 times, and liked 3 times.

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