Name
CHRIS

Name CHRIS

Between 1880 and 2022 there were 179,655 births of Chris in the countries below, which represents an average of 1,265 births of children bearing the first name Chris per year on average throughout this period.
On the last available year for each country, we count 785 births.

Other languages  :  
En Français Prénom Chris   
In Italiano Nome Chris   
Variation : Kris


Information about the first name Chris

We celebrate Chris on November 12th
The first name Chris is listed in our categories :The first name Chris has been assigned to:
88.52% to boys
11.48% to girls
The country where the first name Chris is the most common is:
US United State of America
This first name is on trend: Male
This first name has 5 letters including 1 vowel and 4 consonants

Anagrams of the first name Chris

An anagram is a word that contains the same letters of another word. Here is the list of first names which are an anagram of Chris : Crhis, Crish, Sirhc

Anacyclics of the first name Chris

An anacyclic is a word or phrase that can be read in the normal sense of reading or in the opposite direction. Here is the list of names that are anonymous of the given name Chris: Sirhc

Chris in Japanese *

Romajikurisu
Katakanaクリス
Hiraganaくりす
* This is a phonetic conversion, not a translation.
Chris in Japanese
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Chris in sign language

Chris in binary language

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Origin and meaning of name Chris

US English
Anagrams src :
  • Risch
Pronunciation src :
  • IPA(key): /kɹɪs/
  • Rhymes: -ɪs
Proper noun src :
  • Chris (plural Chrises)
  • A diminutive of the male given names Christopher or (less commonly) Christian.
  • A diminutive of the female given name (along with other variant forms) Christina.
NL Dutch
Etymology src :
  • Shortening of Christiaan.
Pronunciation src :
  • IPA(key): /krɪs/
  • Hyphenation: Chris
  • Rhymes: -ɪs
  • Homophone: kris
Proper noun src :
  • Chris m
  • a male given name
DK Danish
Proper noun src :
  • Chris
  • a male given name from English borrowed from English
 

Popularity of the name Chris

Number of CHRIS births per year

Total births of Chris by country

Births with the first name Chris
Country
Boys
Girls
USUnited State of America
1880 - 2022
142,073
20,067
FRFrance
1900 - 2022
5,303
219
ONOntario
1913 - 2019
1,796
6
NONorway
1945 - 2022
1,562
0
DKDenmark
1985 - 2022
1,354
20
CHSwitzerland
1909 - 2021
1,077
28
GBUnited Kingdom
1996 - 2021
869
0
NZNew Zealand
1900 - 2022
725
0
NLNetherlands
2015 - 2022
647
0
DEGermany
2000 - 2022
621
10
ITItaly
1999 - 2021
468
6
BCBritish Columbia
1919 - 2022
454
0
BEBelgium
1995 - 2022
368
0
BRBrazil
1930 - 2022
140
220
CLChili
2010 - 2021
274
18
ABAlberta
1980 - 2022
238
8
QCQuebec
1980 - 2022
231
5
ATAustria
1984 - 2021
233
0
AUAustralia
1930 - 2022
214
6
IEIreland
1964 - 2022
195
0
SESweden
1998 - 2022
157
0
ARArgentina
1922 - 2015
0
16
CZCzechoslovakia
1900 - 2016
15
0
PLPoland
2000 - 2022
7
0
PTPortugal
2014 - 2022
4
0
SKSlovakia
2011 - 2022
1
0

Total births of Chris by country (last available year)

Births with the first name Chris
Country
Boys
Girls
USUnited State of America
2022
354
0
DEGermany
2022
102
2
FRFrance
2022
78
0
NLNetherlands
2022
55
0
ITItaly
2021
41
0
CLChili
2021
37
1
ONOntario
2019
27
0
GBUnited Kingdom
2021
26
0
QCQuebec
2022
9
1
BEBelgium
2022
9
0
CHSwitzerland
2021
8
0
ABAlberta
2022
7
0
BCBritish Columbia
2022
6
0
NONorway
2022
6
0
SESweden
2022
6
0
IEIreland
2022
4
0
ATAustria
2021
3
0
DKDenmark
2022
3
0

Comments on the name Chris

Personalities with the first name Chris

There are 827 personalities with the first name Chris


Chris Martin
src

United kingdom
Composer Singer Record producer Singer-songwriter Musician Public figure Philanthropist Songwriter Guitarist


Chris Rock
(Christopher Julius Rock Iii) src

United states of america
Director Television actor Film actor Stand-up comedian Screenwriter Actor Comedian Television producer Television presenter Voice actor Film director Film producer


Chris Smalling
(Christopher Lloyd Smalling) src

United kingdom
Association football player


Chris Columbus
src

United states of america
Screenwriter Writer Executive producer Film director Film producer Director


Chris Hardwick
(Christopher Ryan Hardwick) src

United states of america
Television actor Film actor Podcaster Stand-up comedian Screenwriter Singer Comedian Television producer Television presenter Voice actor Film director Film producer


Chris Hipkins
(Christopher John Hipkins) src

New zealand
Politician


Chris Cooper
(Christopher Walton Cooper) src

United states of america
Actor Television actor Film actor


Chris Farley
src

United states of america
Screenwriter Actor Singer Comedian Stunt performer Voice actor Dancer Television actor


Chris Bosh
src

United states of america
Basketball player


Chris Kyle
(Christopher Scott Kyle) src

United states of america
Businessperson Sniper Navy sailor Autobiographer



There are more than 10 personalities with the first name Chris
Full list of personalities with the first name Chris

Film Actors and Actresses with the first name Chris

There are 13097 actors and actresses with the first name Chris
Chris Tailor
Chris Torres
Chris Aborisade
Chris Rail
Chris Cartwright
Chris Marcellas
Chris Senn Ii
Chris Klug-Price
Chris Vielbaum
Chris Lawlor
Chris Gallagher
Chris O'neil
Chris Matzas
Chris Ash
Chris Proctor
Chris Kimball
Chris Massoglia
Chris Tavarez
Chris London
Chris Farach
Chris Sioufi
Chris Bellant
Chris Rex
Chris Diamond
Chris Tall
Chris Warren
Chris Damned
Chris Taggart
Chris Hardman
Chris Chen

There are more than 30 actors and actresses with the first name Chris
The full list of actors and actresses with the first name Chris

Rankings of first name CHRIS by country

Country ranking (boys)
RankCountryYear
#248CL Chili2021
#301NL Netherlands2022
#303IT Italy2021
#414ON Ontario2019
#429NO Norway2022
#488QC Quebec2022
#509DE Germany2022
#583AB Alberta2022
#606FR France2022
#611BC British Columbia2022
#679US United State of America2022
#761IE Ireland2022
#826DK Denmark2022
#855SE Sweden2022
#951CH Switzerland2021
#991BE Belgium2022
#1113GB United Kingdom2021
#1168AT Austria2021
Country ranking (girls)
RankCountryYear
#5861DE Germany2022
#6908CL Chili2021
#8906QC Quebec2022