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What does Caris mean?

Caris Pronunciation of Caris as a name for girls is of Welsh derivation, and the name Caris means "beloved; grace". Caris is an alternate form of Carissa (Latin, Greek): simplified spelling of Charissa. Caris is also a variation of Carys (Welsh).





ALTERNATIVE FORMS VIA CARISSA, CARYS Caresa, Caressa, Carisa, Carrisa, Carrissa, Cerys, Charissa, Karisa, Karissa

(female) Cais, ..

(male) Cacim, ..

Caris Liya (C.L.), ..

How popular is Caris?

Caris is an unusual given name for females but a very prominent last name for all people (#32743 out of 150436, Top 22%). (2000 U.S. CENSUS)

Which version is better?

Carisa, Carissa (#1986 FROM CURRENT RECORDS), Carys, Cerys, Charissa, Karisa and Karissa (#1830) are the popular alternative forms of Caris (OUTSIDE TOP 2000) rated in the Top 2000. Other variants, like Carrisa, are seldom used. Usage of these relations of Caris was more pronounced among parents in 1992 (MEDIAN #1289) and has become significantly reduced since, with versions such as Karissa becoming less stylish. (2018 U.S. SSA RECORDS)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Carisa, Carissa, Carys, Charissa, Karisa, Karissa in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Caris is alike in pronunciation to Caress, Caresse, Carisse, Charis, Karas, Karess, Karis and Karisse. Other recommended sound-alike names are Amaris, Caci, Cadi, Cadie, Cai, Caisi, Cait, Cali, Calie, Calin, Cami, Caprise, Cardin, Carel, Caren, Carey, Cari, Carie, Carilis, Carin, Carine, Carisia, Carla, Carlin, Carlis, Carlise, Carly, Carma, Carmia, Carmin, Carmy, Carna, Caron, Carri, Carrie, Carrin, Cas, Casi, Catie, Cearia, Ceres, Cerisa, Cerise, Charil, Charisa, Charise, Charish, Chris, Chrisy, Clarie, Claris, Cloris, Cori, Corisa, Cris, Cypris, Damris, Doris, Idris, Kris, Lyris, Maris, Marlis, Mavis, Paris, Pris and Tais. These names tend to be more commonly used than Caris.

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