Meaning and Name Origin
Persis \p(e)-rsis, per-sis\ as a girls' name is pronounced PER-sees, PER-siss. It is of Greek origin, and the meaning of Persis is "from Persia". Biblical: a first-century Christian woman commended by Paul. Familiar since the late 1970s due to actress Persis Khambatta.
Persis is an uncommon first name for females. Persis is a unique last name too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Presented below is the baby name popularity of Persis for girls. Persis has not been recorded in the Top 1000 so far. (2013 Birth Statistics)