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Demaris

What does Demaris mean?

Demaris Pronunciation of Demaris [de-maris] as a girls' name has the meaning "calf; to tame; gentle". Demaris is a version of Damaris (Greek, Latin).

Associated with: gentle.

Variations

Demaris has 9 variants: Damaress, Damariss, Damariz, Dameris, Damerys, Dameryss, Damiris, Demaras and Demarys.

6 more related forms via Damaris: Damalas, Damalis, Damalit, Damara, Damris and Maris.

Creative forms:
(female) Domaris, Tamaris, ..

(male) Demardo, Demarte, ..

Middle name pairings:
Demaris Makenzi (D.M.), ..

How popular is Demaris?

Demaris is an uncommon first name for women but a very popular surname for all people (#24701 out of 150436, Top 16%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related girl names. Prominent varying forms of Demaris (outside Top 2000) are Damaris (#1428 the previous year) and Maris. Adoption of these relations of Demaris was at its most widespread in the year 2006 (usage of 0.02%) and has become much less since (usage 0.01%, 68%), with the version Damaris becoming less in vogue. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Damaris, Maris in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Demaris and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Suggested similar names are Adamaris, Amaris, Beatris, Beeatris (see Beatrice), Beitris, Caris, Charis, Claris, Clematis, Daralis, Dari, Daria, Deidrie, Delanie, Delara, Delaree, Delis, Dellis, Delores, Deloria, Deloris, Demanda, Demetria, Demetris, Demi, Demia, Demie, Demitras (see Demetria), Derorit (see Derora), Derrin, Desarae, Desaree, Desiri, Detria, Devanie, Devri, Doris, Dorris, Eedris, Karis, Meris, Neris, Paris, Perris, Temis and Veradis. These names tend to be more commonly used than Demaris.

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