♂♀ Name Chris – origin, meaning & pronunciation of the name Chris

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The first name Chris is ♀ female and ♂ male.

Origin of Chris

Chris is a short form of Christina, Christiane, Christian or Christopher and therefore is a unisex name.

Meaning of Chris

Chris means “a Christian” or “follower of Christ” and “anointed” (from ancient Greek “christós/χριστὸς” = anointed one or “chrio/χρίω” = to anoint, originally from Hebrew “mashákh/מָשַׁח‎”).

Pronunciation of Chris

Alternate spelling of Chris

Kris Kriss

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