Gender-neutral names are the way of the future, and this unisex name is no exception. Chris is of Greek origin, meaning "bearing Christ,” which may appeal to a parent hoping to raise baby on the path of faith. Often used as a nickname for the more formal Christopher or Christina, Chris has a lively, youthful feel to it that points to a laid-back demeanor and calm attitude. From Chris Martin and Chris Rock to the talented singer-songwriter Chris from Christine and the Queens, this is a modern gender-neutral name that enjoys eternally cool status!
Famous People Named Chris
Wondering who else shares this name? Check out these well known people who made this baby name famous.
- Chris EvertTennis Player
- Chris HadfieldAstronaut
- Chris HemsworthActor
- Chris OfiliPainter
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