Chris Meaning in English, Chris Baby Name Origin Gender Meaning Pronunciation

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Chris
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Gender
Boy, Girl, Unisex
Origin
English, German, Greek, Latin
Pronunciation
KRIS::KRISS::KRISS
Meaning
Derived from Latin and old Greek, meaning 'follower of Christ', a shortened version of Christopher but can be used as its own first name.
Related Chris Baby Names
Hailey, Christina, Nora, Chloe, Audrey, Fiona, Aurora, London, Mackenzie, Madison, Cora, Yevette::Abril, Adri, Adria, Adrie, Afric, Ahmik, Ahren, Ahron, Ailis, Airic
Similar Chris Baby Names
Caress, Caressa, Caresse, Carisa, Carissa, Carraig, Carressa, Carrick, Ceres, Cerise
Sibling Names
Alex, Tyler, Andrew, Ryan, Matt, Josh, Nicholas, Brandon, Daniel, David, Ethan, Jack, Ashley, Grace, Kayla, Katie, Abby, Brianna, Lily, Emily, Elizabeth, Chloe, Emma, Anna::Dalton, Mhairi, Wyatt, Jenson, Kerry, Hannah, Sandra, Eden, Gillian, Jackie, Rebekah, Connie, Kelly, Mikayla, Lucy, Natasha, Daisy, Martin, Jessica, Kirsty
Middle Names
Lucas, Taylor, Jackson, Junior, Ian::Angel, Anthony, Antonio, Matthew, Adam, Alan, Dwayne, Edward, Elbert, Gabriel
About
Chris is a short form of various names, such as Christopher, Christian, Christine, Christina, and others. As such, it functions as both feminine and masculine given names, the masculine usage being more frequent. Despite the fact that it started to be given as a first name on its own, in most cases it still functions as a nickname, mainly for the name Christopher, which originates in Greek and means “bearing Christ”. In English-speaking countries, Christopher has been used since the 15th century, and it was borne by several kings and rulers. The popularity of the name has been on the rise since the 1940s and currently it is one of the most popular masculine given names in the US.::Chris as a boy's name (also used as girl's name Chris), is pronounced kris. It is of Greek origin, and the meaning of Chris is "bearing Christ".
Famous Persons
Chris Cooper - actorChris Klein - actorChris O'Donnell - actorChris Osgood - hockey playerChris Tucker - actorChris Akins - football playerChris Bando - baseball player
Numerology
The name Chris has a numerology value of 5 In numerological terms, this means the following ActionThe process or state of acting or of being active: The machine is not in action now.Something done or performed; act; deed.An act that one consciously wills and that may be characterized by physical or mental activity.RestlessnessCharacterized by or showing inability to remain at rest.Unquiet or uneasy, as a person, the mind, or the heart.Never at rest; perpetually agitated or in motion.Without rest; without restful sleep.ExperienceThe process or fact of personally observing, encountering, or undergoing something: business experience.The observing, encountering, or undergoing of things generally as they occur in the course of time: to learn from experience; the range of human experience.Knowledge or practical wisdom gained from what one has observed, encountered, or undergone.:: Numerology SoulUrge Number: 9 People with this