Chris

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

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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Name Statistic: Chris is ranked #3457 overall ↑ 10

  • 🇦🇹 Austria: 2348 ↑ 54
  • 🇦🇺 Australia: 4536 ↓↓ -102
  • 🇧🇪 Belgium: 5816 ↓↓ -103
  • 🇨🇦 Canada: 4408 ↓ -32
  • 🇨🇭 Switzerland: 3208 ↓ -14
  • 🇩🇪 Germany: 2715 ↓ -33
  • 🇩🇰 Denmark: 4314 ↑ 26
  • 🇪🇸 Spain: 1831 ↓ -48
  • 🇫🇮 Finland: 13110 ↓ -58
  • 🇫🇷 France: 4376 ↓↓ -102
  • 🇬🇧 Great Britain: 4718 ↓ -31
  • 🇮🇪 Ireland: 2408 ↓ -76
  • 🇱🇮 Liechtenstein: 11823 ↓ -60
  • 🇳🇱 Netherlands: 489 ↓ -3
  • 🇳🇴 Norway: 2944 ↑ 39
  • 🇳🇿 New Zealand: 9357 ↓↓ -206
  • 🇵🇹 Portugal: 9367 ↓ -26
  • 🇸🇪 Sweden: 3995 ↓↓ -609
  • 🇺🇸 United States: 6706 ↑ 10

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