What does Farris mean?
Associated with: brave.
(male) Fairris, Feris, ..
(female) Farce, Farcy, ..
How popular is Farris?
Farris is a rare first name for males but a very popular surname for both adults and children (#1108 out of 150436, Top 1%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Charted below is the baby name history of Farris for boys. Farris was first listed in 1890-1899 and reached its peak rank of #983 in the U.S. during the years 1900-1909, but is not ranked at the moment. (2015 Birth Statistics)
Which version is better?with its variant forms and related boy names. Displayed below is a study of the history of Farris and related names. Faris (#1438 last year) and Ferris are the prominent varying forms of Farris ranked in the Top 2000. Adoption of these relations of Farris was at its peak in the 1910s (average #1360) and is somewhat lower today.
Farris is alike in pronunciation to Ferriss and Firus. Other suggested similar names are Arris, Baris, Barric, Barrie, Borris, Darrin▼, Darriq, Darrius▼, Farag, Faraj, Faraji, Fares, Fargo, Farid, Farin, Farlie, Farooq, Farouk, Farr, Farran, Farrar, Farrel, Farren, Farrer, Farrier, Farrill, Farrin, Farrish, Farron, Faruq, Faruqh, Fenris, Ferrin, Floris, Garrie, Garrin, Harri, Harrie, Harris, Harriss, Jaris, Jarrid, Jarrin, Jarvis▼, Larrin, Morris▼, Norris▼, Paris▼, Parrie, Parris, Parrish, Parriss, Tarrin, Terris and Warrin. These names tend to be more commonly used than Farris.See names in meaning and etymology.