Boy name origins & meanings
- Hindi : Place name: passage of Khyer Pass, land that links Pakistan and Afghanistan
Family name origins & meanings
- Japanese : habitational name from the village of Kibe in Ōmi (now Shiga prefecture), usually written with characters meaning ‘tree’ and ‘department’. A family descended from the Fujiwara directed the Buddhist temple there and took the name as their own.
- Indian (Maharashtra, Goa); pronounced as two syllables : Hindu (Brahman) name of unknown meaning, found among Saraswat Brahmans.