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Floris (girl)

What does Floris mean?

Floris Pronunciation of Floris [floris] as a girls' name (also used as boys' name Floris) is of Latin origin, and the meaning of Floris is "flowering, in bloom". Floris is a version of Flora (Latin). Floris is also a form of Florence (Latin): medieval transcription of Florentius and Florentia.


Floris has 1 variant: Florise.

24 more related forms via Flora, Florence: Fiora, Fiore, Fiori, Flo, Flor, Floralia, Flore, Floressa, Flori, Floria, Floriana, Floriane, Florida, Florie, Florina, Florinda, Florine, Florita, Florrie, Florry, Flory, Floss, Flossie and Flossy.

Creative forms:
(female) Florcy, ..

(male) Florce, ..

Middle name pairings:
Floris Aubrianna (F.A.), ..

How popular is Floris?

Floris is a rare first name for females but a very popular surname for all people (#56526 out of 150436, Top 38%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Floris entered the list in 1900-1909 and reached its highest rank of #1457 in the U.S. during 1910-1919, but is not found in the list currently. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Floris name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Floris outside U.S.

Which version is better?

with its source forms and related girl names. Flo, Flor, Flora (#1362 in 2015), Florence (#1172), Floria, Florida, Florie, Florina, Florinda, Florine, Florrie, Floss and Flossie are the prominent related forms of Floris. Other variants, like Floriane, are seldom used. Usage of these forms of Floris was more pronounced 125 years ago (adoption of 2.81%) and is now much diminished (adoption 0.02%, 99%), with forms such as Florine becoming less fashionable.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Floris, Flo, Flor, Flora, Florence in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Floria, Florida, Florie, Florina, Florinda in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Florine, Florrie, Floss, Flossie in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Florence outside U.S.

Similar Names

Recommended names are Alais, Alanis, Aldis, Alexis, Alis, Allis, Amaris, Audris, Caris, Charis, Chloris, Chris, Claris, Cloris, Cordis, Cris, Cypris, Damris, Deloris, Dionis, Doris, Dorris, Edris, Eedris, Eldoris, Elis, Ellis, Elois, Elvis, Eris, Farin, Farrin, Felis, Filis, Fillis, Flavia, Flavie, Flip, Flower, Fronia, Fyllis, Gladis, Glenis, Glori, Gloria, Glorie, Glynis, Idris, Ilanis, Iris, Karis, Khloris, Khris, Kloris, Kris, Lois, Loris, Lyris, Maris, Marris, Meris, Neris, Paris, Parris, Perris, Pris, Thordis (see Thora), Tigris and Tris. These names tend to be more frequently used than Floris.

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