What does Borris mean?
Borris /bor-ris/ [2 sylls.] as a name for boys means "small; battle glory". Borris is a version of Boris (Russian, Slavic): originally from the Tartar variation Bogoris. Compare last name Bouris.
Borris has 1 more different relation via Boris: Borja.Kreatif forms: Belris, Boborris, Borrisbo. [more]
How popular is Borris?
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 (not ranked) is Boris. Forms like Borys are uncommon. This boy name reached the height of its popularity during the years 1960-1969 (usage of 0.006%) and has become less popular since. Shown below is a comparison of the usage of Borris and associated names. (Top 1000 Birth Names Records, 2014)