Meaning and Origin
What does the name Kirk mean? Keep reading to find the user submitted meanings, dictionary definitions, and more.
User Submitted Origins
User Submitted Meanings
- 3 submissions from North Carolina, U.S. agree the name Kirk means "Church" and is of Scottish origin.
- A user from Michigan, U.S. says the name Kirk is of Celtic origin and means "Church, temple of Christ".
Etymology: Scot.; cf. Icel. kirkja, of Greek origin. See Church
- A Scottish church
From kirk (“church”).
- (chiefly Britain) The Presbyterian Church of Scotland.
- A habitational surname.
- A male given name transferred from the surname.
Kirk was also found in the following language(s): Cebuano and Scots