What does Kriss mean?
Kriss [kriss] as a name for boys is of Greek derivation, and Kriss means "bearing Christ". Kriss is an alternate spelling of Christopher (Greek): from Khristophoros.
Associated with: greek.
(male) Kaiss, Keriss, ..
(female) Krily, Krisa, .. Middle name pairings:
Kriss Jesus (K.J.), ..
How popular is Kriss?
Kriss is an uncommon given name for men but a very popular last name for both adults and children (#19248 out of 150436, Top 13%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Kriss was first listed in 1960-1969 and reached its top position of #1836 in the U.S. in the 1960s, but is not ranked at the moment. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)
Which version is better?with its source form and related boy names. Chris (#507 a year ago), Christopher (#32), Cris, Kit and Kris are the popular variation forms of Kriss appearing in the Top 2000. These forms of Kriss reached the peak of their popularity during 1970-1979 (adoption of 3.06%) and have become much less popular since (adoption 0.54%, ▼82%).