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Yuri is a given name in several languages:

  • Yuri (Russian: Юрий, alternatively spelled "Yury", "Yuriy", "Yurii" or "Iouri") is a Russian masculine given name. There are several hypothesized etymologies for it, including that it comes from the Christian name George via the Germanic Jorgen (pron. YOR-ghen), that it is descended from the Slavic name Yarilo or that it is linked to the biblical Uriah or Uriyahu.
  • Yuri (Japanese: ゆり) is a Japanese feminine given name that can mean lily.
  • Yuri (Korean: 유리) is a Korean feminine given name.

Yuri may also refer to: For other uses, see George. ...  Countries where a West Slavic language is the national language  Countries where an East Slavic language is the national language  Countries where a South Slavic language is the national language The Slavic languages (also called Slavonic languages), a group of closely related languages of the Slavic peoples and a subgroup... Jarilo (Cyrillic languages: Ярило, transliterated to latin alphabet as Yarilo or Iarilo; Polish: JaryÅ‚o; Serbian/Croatian: Jura, Juraj, or Djorde) or Jarovit (sometimes Gerovit from its form latinized form Gerovitus) was a major Proto-Slavic deity of vegetation, fertility and spring, also associated with war and harvest. ... Uriah or Urijah (Hebrew: , Standard  Tiberian  ; (My) light/flame of/is the ) was the name of several men in the Hebrew Bible. ... lily is the best name in the whole wide world. ...


The island Yuri (Iurii) is part of the Russian Kuril Islands. ... Location of Kuril Islands in the Western Pacific. ...


This article does not cite any references or sources. ... Yuri of Silla (d. ... Monument to Yuriy Dolgorukiy in Moscow. ... Andropov, then the LKSM KFSSR First Secretary, speaks at the May 9, 1945, victory celebrations Yuri Vladimirovich Andropov (Russian: , Jurij Vladimirovič Andropov) (June 15 [O.S. June 2] 1914 – February 9, 1984) was a Soviet politician and General Secretary of the CPSU from November 12, 1982 until his death just... This article or section is not written in the formal tone expected of an encyclopedia article. ... “Gagarin” redirects here. ... Yuri A. Izrael (born 1930 in Russia) is a vice-chairman of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC). ... IPCC is the science authority for the UNFCCC The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) was established in 1988 by two United Nations organizations, the World Meteorological Organization (WMO) and the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP), to evaluate the risk of climate change brought on by humans, based mainly on... This article or section does not adequately cite its references or sources. ... Yuri (born January 6, 1964) is a famous Mexican singer, actress, and TV host. ... Image:YuriRuley000. ... It has been suggested that this article or section be merged into Fin. ... m. ... Yuri Lowenthal (born on March 5, 1971 in Alliance, Ohio) is a voice actor that has voiced several anime and video game characters. ... Sasuke Uchiha ) is a fictional character in the anime and manga series Naruto. ...


This article is about the fictional video game character. ... Dirty Pair (ダーティペア) is a humorous science fiction anime and manga franchise based on the light novel series by Haruka Takachiho. ... In the 1993-1995 sci-fi animated television series Exosquad, Exofleet was the commonly used name for all battle spaceships built by the humans of the Homeworlds. ... This article or section does not cite its references or sources. ... Lord of War is a 2005 film written and directed by Andrew Niccol and starring Nicolas Cage. ... Yuri Sakazaki ) is a video game character from SNK Playmores Art of Fighting series first as a damsel in distress and then as one of the protagonists, and The King of Fighters series as one of the supporting characters, and in SNK vs. ... Art of Fighting , which literally translates to Fist of the Dragon and Tiger but can also be interpreted as Fist of Two Mighty Rivals) is a trilogy of competitive fighting game titles that were released for the Neo Geo platform in the early 1990s. ... The King of Fighters ), or KOF for short, is a fighting game series by SNK that debuted in 1994. ... The Haruhi Suzumiya series is one of the most popular light novel series in Japan. ... Kyou Kara Maoh! ) is a Japanese series of light novels written by Tomo Takabayashi, which have been adapted into an anime series released domestically by Geneon USA, a manga and a series of audio dramas. ... For other uses, see Doctor Zhivago (disambiguation). ...


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Conversely, yuri content is often criticized as never going anywhere, with the majority of the more dramatic stories ending tragically (even by comparison with the melodrama of romance in manga in general).
Other yuri stories may involve characters with no previous romantic experience or who are otherwise depicted as straight, but are attracted to a single particular female, such as Yoshida Chizuru from HEN or Utena Tenjou from Revolutionary Girl Utena.
Yuri in shōnen is stereotyped as more blunt or explicitly sexual in depiction than it is in shōjo, although some argue this is more according to males' tastes in relationships in general than to simple fanservice.
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