Name
KRIS

Name KRIS

Between 1880 and 2019 there were 24,835 births of Kris in the countries below, which represents an average of 179 births of children bearing the first name Kris per year on average throughout this period.
On the last available year for each country, we count 92 births.

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


Information about the first name Kris

The first name Kris has been assigned to:
54.44% to boys
45.56% to girls
The country where the first name Kris is the most common is:
US United State of America
This first name is on trend: Both (Unisex)
This first name has 4 letters including 1 vowel and 3 consonants

Kris in Japanese *

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

Kris in binary language

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Origin and meaning of name Kris

US English
Etymology src :
  • Borrowed from Malay keris. Doublet of kalis. Recognized as part of English ca. 1580.
Alternative forms src :
  • Chris
Alternative forms src :
  • crease, creese, keris, kreese
Anagrams src :
  • Risk, irks, kirs, riks, risk
Noun src :
  • kris (plural krises or krisses)
  • An Indonesian or Malay dagger with a wavy, or rigid serpentine blade.
  • A Moro sword with an asymmetrical blade.
General
Proper noun src :
  • Kris
  • A diminutive of the female given names Kristina, Christina, Kristin, Kristine and related given names.
  • A diminutive of the male given names Christopher, Christian, and related given names.
SE Swedish
Anagrams src :
  • riks-, risk, skri
Noun src :
  • kris c
  • crisis (unstable situation in political, social, economic or military affairs)
 

Popularity of the name Kris

Number of KRIS births per year

Total births of Kris by country

Births with the first name Kris
Country
Boys
Girls
USUnited State of America
1880 - 2019
10,922
11,020
FRFrance
1900 - 2019
678
33
DKDenmark
1985 - 2019
384
4
NZNew Zealand
1900 - 2019
335
0
ONOntario
1913 - 2018
301
0
GBUnited Kingdom
1996 - 2019
253
0
BRBrazil
1930 - 2010
0
130
ITItaly
1999 - 2018
111
17
NLNetherlands
2015 - 2019
26
82
BEBelgium
1995 - 2019
107
0
ABAlberta
1980 - 2019
83
13
AUAustralia
1944 - 2019
84
8
BCBritish Columbia
1919 - 2019
80
0
IEIreland
1964 - 2019
52
0
QCQuebec
1980 - 2019
44
3
ATAustria
1984 - 2018
39
1
DEGermany
2000 - 2018
15
0
PLPoland
2000 - 2019
6
0
ARArgentina
1922 - 2015
0
4

Total births of Kris by country (last available year)

Births with the first name Kris
Country
Boys
Girls
USUnited State of America
2019
48
0
FRFrance
2019
11
0
ITItaly
2018
10
0
ONOntario
2018
8
0
GBUnited Kingdom
2019
6
0
ATAustria
2018
3
0
BRBrazil
2010
0
3
ABAlberta
2019
1
0
QCQuebec
2019
1
0
DEGermany
2018
1
0

Comments on the name Kris

Personalities with the first name Kris

There are 46 personalities with the first name Kris


Kris Kristofferson
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United states of america
Actor Composer Singer Singer-songwriter Guitarist Aircraft pilot Voice actor Film actor Recording artist


Kris Jenner
(Kristen Mary Houghton) src

United states of america
Actor Flight attendant Author Socialite Television presenter Television producer


Kris Allen
(Kristopher Neil Allen) src

United states of america
Composer Singer Pianist Singer-songwriter Musician Guitarist Violinist


Kris Wu
(李嘉恒) src

Canada
Actor Composer Singer Singer-songwriter Musician Songwriter Rapper Model Film actor


Kris Boyd
src

United kingdom
Association football player


Kris Humphries
src

United states of america
Basketball player


Kris Marshall
src

United kingdom
Actor Stage actor Television actor Film actor


Kris Peeters
src

Belgium
Lawyer Politician


Kris Stadsgaard
src

Denmark
Association football player


Kristopher Letang
src

Canada
Ice hockey player



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

Film Actors and Actresses with the first name Kris

There are 766 actors and actresses with the first name Kris
Kris Keach
Kris Shen
Kris Bryant
Kris Wu
Kris Bernal
Kris D. Lofton
Kris Van Damme
Kris Cozzens
Kris Allen
Kris Fried
Kris Carter
Kris Tebbs
Kris Zwart
Kris Page
Kris Holmes
Kris Williams
Kris Palm
Kris Slater
Kris Rey
Kris Roc
Kris R. Anderson
Kris Knight
Kris Murrell
Kris Andersen
Kris Lemche
Kris De'ferr
Kris Wilson
Kris Black
Kris Lundberg
Kris Pope

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

Rankings of first name KRIS by country

Country ranking (boys)
RankCountryYear
#889IT Italy2018
#1059ON Ontario2018
#1118AT Austria2018
#1685US United State of America2019
#2445FR France2019
#3323GB United Kingdom2019
#5967AB Alberta2019
#6921DE Germany2018
#7727QC Quebec2019
Country ranking (girls)
RankCountryYear
#13414BR Brazil2010






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