This name is of Korean origin. The meaning of Duri comes from the Gyeongsang dialect term for the number ‘two’, and also means ‘two persons’, ‘a couple’. Duri is considered an indigenous name in Korea. In Urdu, this name translates to ‘a bright star’. Duri means ‘distance’ in Hindi. South Korean archer Kim Duri won the World Archery Championships in 1997.