What does Karis mean?
Karis /ka-ris/ [2 sylls.] as a girls' name is pronounced KARE-iss. It is of Greek origin, and the meaning of Karis is "grace". Phonetic variant of Charis.
Karis has 26 related variations via Charis: Caressa, Carisa, Carisia, Carisse, Carrissa, Chareese, Charesa, Charese, Chari, Charice, Charie, Charisa, Charise, Charish, Charisha, Charissa, Charisse, Charista, Charysse, Cherise, Karas, Karisa, Karissa▼, Karisse, Karrisa and Sherisa.Kreatif forms: Kariscie, Keris, Kiaris. [more]
How popular is Karis?
Karis is an unusual given name for females but a very prominent surname for all people (#35003 out of 150436, Top 23%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Charted below is the baby name popularity of Karis for girls. Karis was first listed in 2004 and reached its apex position of #864 in the U.S. in 2012, but is not in the list at the moment. (Top 1000 Baby Names Records, 2014)
Prominent related forms of Karis are Karissa, Cherise, Charisse, Charissa and Carisa. Usage of these girl names reached its highest in 1991 (usage of 0.1157%) and has become less since, with the version Karissa becoming less stylish. Below is a charted analysis of the popularity of Karis and affiliated names. (Top 1000 Baby Names Records, 2014)
Karis is pronounced similarly to Caris, Carys, Karess and Karys. Other suggested similar baby names are Kari▼, Karie, Karin▼, Karisha, Karysa, Khris, Kris▼, Krisi, Krisy, Maris and Paris▲. These names tend to be more frequently used than Karis.