Name Chris – origin and meaning

The first name Chris is female and male.

Origin of Chris

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

Meaning of Chris

Chris means “a Christian” and “follower of Christ” (from ancient Greek “christianos”) and “anointed” (from ancient Greek “christós” or Hebrew “mashiyach”).

Pronunciation of Chris

Alternate spelling of Chris

Kris Kriss

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