What does Borris mean?
Borris \b(or)-ris\ as a name for boys. Borris' name origins are Russian and Slavic, and the name Borris means "small; battle glory". Borris is a derivative of Boris (Russian, Slavic): originally from the Tartar nickname Bogoris.
Borris has 1 more different form via Boris: Borja.
Borris is an uncommon first name for males but a very popular last name for both adults and children (#43798 out of 150436, Top 29%). (2000 U.S. Census)
The only popular alternative form of Borris (#unlisted) is Boris. These boy names reached the height of their popularity during the years 1960-1969 (usage of 0.006%) and have become less popular since. Shown below is a comparison of the usage of Borris and associated names. (Top 1000 Birth Names Records, 2014)