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What does Persis mean?

Persis Pronunciation of Persis as a girls' name is pronounced PER-sees, PER-siss. It is of Greek origin, and the meaning of Persis is "from Persia". Biblical: a first-century Christian woman commended by Paul. Familiar since the late 1970s due to actress Persis Khambatta.


ASSOCIATED WITH greek, biblical


VARIANTS Perssis, Persys



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How popular is Persis?

Persis is an uncommon first name for females. Persis is a unique last name too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. DEMOGRAPHICS)

Persis reached its top rank of #1172 in the U.S. in the 1880s, but is not listed at the moment. (TOP 2000 NAMES, 2018)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Persis name in U.S.

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

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