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Chriss

What does Chriss mean?

Chriss Pronunciation of Chriss [chriss] as a name for boys is of Greek derivation, and Chriss means "bearing Christ". Chriss is a version of Chris (Greek): short version of Christopher and Christian.

Associated with: greek.

Variations

Chriss has 2 variants: Cris and Kris.

Creative forms:
(male) Cariss, Chaiss, ..

(female) Chrris, Chrsa, ..

Middle name pairings:
Chriss Milton (C.M.), ..

How popular is Chriss?

Chriss is an uncommon first name for men but a very popular surname for all people (#29069 out of 150436, Top 19%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related boy names. Prominent alternative forms of Chriss (not ranked) listed in the Top 2000 are Chris (#507 from recent data), Cris and Kris. Adoption of these relations of Chriss was more pronounced 55 years ago (adoption of 0.32%) and has become much less since (adoption 0.03%, down 91%), with forms such as Kris becoming less trendy. (2015 Birth Statistics)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Chris, Cris, Kris in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Chriss and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Chriss is alike in pronunciation to Kriss. Other recommended names are Alviss, Arliss, Beviss (see Bevis), Bliss, Boriss, Burgiss (see Burgess), Caddiss, Caius, Carlos, Cass, Ceri, Chai, Chaim, Chairo, Chanse, Chaps, Charles, Charls, Chas, Chase, Chayse, Chess, Chic, Chick, Chico, Chik, Chiko, Chill, Chino, Chip, Chiro, Choresh (see Koresh), Christan, Christer, Christie, Christmas, Christo, Christof, Christos, Christy, Ciril, Cirilo, Cirrus, Colis, Cordas, Corie, Corin, Corless, Corliss, Cortes, Crispo, Crispus, Cristos, Cristy, Curtis, Curtiss, Cyril, Cyrill, Cyrus, Dariess (see Darius), Daviss, Elliss, Elviss (see Elvis), Ferriss, Harriss, Inniss, Kurtiss (see Kurtis), Markiss, Morriss, Parriss and Purviss. These names tend to be more commonly used than Chriss.

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