What does Joris mean?
26 different relations via George: Georas, Goran, Jerzy, Jiri, Joeri, Joran, Jorck, Jordi, Jorg, Jorgan, Jorge, Jorgen, Jorn, Jory, Jurek, Jurian, Jurik, Seoras, Siors, Siorus, Yorgos, Yorick, Yorik, Yuri, Yurik and Yuriy.Creative forms:
(male) Jorius, Jorsa, ..
(female) Jorsa, .. Middle name pairings:
Joris Rick (J.R.), ..
How popular is Joris?
Joris is an uncommonly occurring given name for males but a somewhat prominent surname for both adults and children (#100194 out of 150436, Top 67%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Which version is better?with its source form and related boy names. Prominent related forms of Joris (not ranked) rated in the Top 2000 are George (#136 in recent rankings), Jordi (#1175), Jorge (#225), Jory and Yuri. These forms of Joris reached the top of their popularity during 1880-1889 (usage of 4.4%) and are now much less popular (usage 0.3%, ▼94%). (2015 U.S. SSA Records)
Joris is pronounced similarly to Jairus, Jaris and Jarius. Other suggested similar names are Aris, Arris, Baris, Boris, Borris, Chris▼, Colis, Cris, Faris, Floris, Idris, Jarid, Jarin, Jarvis▼, Jeric, Jeril, Jervis, Jodi, Jodie, Jonas, Jones, Joos, Joram, Jordy▲, Jorel, Joren, Jorey, Jori, Jorian, Jorie, Jorim, Jorje, Joron, Jorry, Josia, Josias, Josif, Josip, Joss, Jovi, Jovin, Juri, Kris▼, Louis▼, Moris, Morris▼, Norris▼, Nuris, Paris▼ and Tris. These names tend to be more commonly used than Joris.See names in meaning and etymology.