Origin:Greek
Popularity:1361
Meaning:bearing Christ
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 Chriss

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  • Chris Evert
    Tennis Player
  • Chris Hadfield
    Astronaut
  • Chris Hemsworth
    Actor
  • Chris Ofili
    Painter

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