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 #3433 overall ↑ 34

  • 🇦🇹 Austria: 2541 ↓↓ -139
  • 🇦🇺 Australia: 4741 ↓↓ -307
  • 🇧🇪 Belgium: 6000 ↓↓ -287
  • 🇨🇦 Canada: 4473 ↓ -97
  • 🇨🇭 Switzerland: 3266 ↓ -72
  • 🇩🇪 Germany: 2838 ↓↓ -156
  • 🇩🇰 Denmark: 4473 ↓↓ -133
  • 🇪🇸 Spain: 1803 ↓ -20
  • 🇫🇮 Finland: 13224 ↓↓ -172
  • 🇫🇷 France: 4320 ↓ -46
  • 🇬🇧 Great Britain: 4856 ↓↓ -169
  • 🇮🇪 Ireland: 2552 ↓↓ -220
  • 🇱🇮 Liechtenstein: 11623 ↑↑ 140
  • 🇳🇱 Netherlands: 505 ↓ -19
  • 🇳🇴 Norway: 3023 ↓ -40
  • 🇳🇿 New Zealand: 9654 ↓↓ -503
  • 🇵🇹 Portugal: 9472 ↓↓ -131
  • 🇸🇪 Sweden: 4577 ↓↓ -1191
  • 🇺🇸 United States: 6695 ↑ 21

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