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Kirby is a common place name, surname, and given name, derived from Old Norse, meaning church settlement.[1] Other common uses include:

Places[change | edit source]

England[change | edit source]

United States[change | edit source]

Canada[change | edit source]

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Comics[change | edit source]

  • Kirby Award, an award presented from 1985-1987 for achievements in comic books
  • Kirby dots, an artistic convention in comic books
  • Rip Kirby, fictional comic strip character created by Alex Raymond

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Mathematics[change | edit source]

Miscellaneous[change | edit source]

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References[change | edit source]

  1. Mike Campbell. "Meaning, Origin and History of the Name Kirby". Behind the Name. Retrieved 2010-08-13.