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pinWhat does Harris mean?

Harris /har-ris/ as a boys' name means "descendant of Harry". Surname.

Affiliated boy names: Heimrich and Harrison.


pinVariations

Kreatif forms: Halris, Harza, Huris. [more]

pinHow popular is Harris?

Harris is a somewhat popular first name for men (#730 out of 1220, Top 60%) and an even more popular surname for all people (#24 out of 150436, Top 1%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Shown below is the birth name popularity of Harris for boys. Harris reached its apex position of #390 in the U.S. during the years 1890-1899, but is not in the Top 1000 at the moment. (2014 Birth Statistics)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Harris name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Harris outside U.S.

Below is a graphed analysis of the popularity of Harris and affiliated names. Harrison (#127 2 years ago) is the only other prominent alternative form of Harris appearing in the Top 1000. These forms of Harris were popular with parents during 1880-1889 (average #263) and are now much less common (#563, 40.7%). Harrison is the continual favorite, while Harris has become less popular. (2014 Birth Statistics)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Harris, Harrison in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Harris, Harrison outside U.S.


pinSimilar Names

Harris is alike in pronunciation to Harriss. Other recommended similar baby names are Farris, Harish, Harri, Harrie, Herrik and Parris. These names tend to be less commonly used than Harris.

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