What does Parris mean?
Associated with: greek.
(female) Pearis, ..
(male) Parbus, Parre, .. Middle name pairings:
Parris Skyla (P.S.), ..
How popular is Parris?
Parris is an uncommonly occurring first name for females but a very prominent surname for both adults and children (#2764 out of 150436, Top 2%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Which version is better?with its source form and related girl names. Paris (#263 the previous year) is the only prominent variation form of Parris (outside Top 2000) ranked in the Top 2000. This form of Parris was favored as a baby name in 2004 (#157) and is somewhat less conventional today (#263, ▼43.6%). (2015 Birth Statistics)
Parris is alike in pronunciation to Perris. Other suggested similar names are Barri, Barrie, Caris, Carlis, Carri, Carrie▼, Carrin, Carrisa, Damris, Dorris▼, Farrin, Harrie, Karis, Karri, Karrie▼, Karrin, Karrisa, Maris, Marlis, Marrin, Marris, Parish, Perri, Perrie, Perrin, Persia, Persis, Pris, Vardis and Zarria. These names tend to be more frequently used than Parris.See names in meaning and etymology.