Gender Masculine & Feminine
Pronounced Pron. KRIS(English, Dutch, German)
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Meaning & History

Short form of Christopher, Christian, Christine and other names that begin with Chris.

Related Names

DiminutiveTineke(Dutch)
Masculine FormsChristian(English) Christiaan(Dutch) Christian(German)
Other Languages & CulturesKristofor, Kristo(Albanian) Kistiñe(Basque) Hristina, Hristiyan, Hristofor, Kristian, Kristiyan, Hristo, Kristina(Bulgarian) Cristina(Catalan) Kristijan, Kristina, Kristofor, Krsto, Tina(Croatian) Kristián, Kristýna, Kryštof, Kristina(Czech) Kristiina, Kristina, Kristjan, Kersti, Krista, Kristel, Kristi, Kristin, Kristo, Risto, Tiina(Estonian) Kristina(Faroese) Kristian, Kristiina, Iina, Kirsi, Kirsti, Krista, Risto, Stiina, Tiina(Finnish) Kris(Flemish) Christian, Christiane, Christine, Christophe, Christel, Christelle, Chrystelle(French) Kristine(Georgian) Christina, Christoforos(Greek) Kilikina(Hawaiian) Kristóf, Krisztián, Krisztina, Krisztofer(Hungarian) Kristín, Kristján, Kristjana, Kristófer(Icelandic) Críostóir, Christie, Christy(Irish) Cristiana, Cristiano, Cristina, Cristoforo, Tina(Italian) Christophoros(Late Greek) Christiana, Christianus, Christophorus(Late Roman) Krišjānis, Kristaps, Kristiāna, Kristiāns, Kristīna, Kristīne, Ina, Krišs, Krista(Latvian) Ina(Limburgish) Kristijonas, Kristina, Kristupas(Lithuanian) Carsten, Karsten(Low German) Hristijan, Hristina, Hristofor, Kristijan, Hristo, Risto, Tina(Macedonian) Christian, Christina, Christine, Karsten, Kristian, Kristina, Kristine, Kristoffer, Christel, Christen, Christin, Christoffer, Ina, Kine, Kirsten, Kjersti, Kjerstin, Kristen, Kristin, Stina, Stine, Tine(Norwegian) Krystian, Krystyna, Krzysztof, Krysia, Krystiana, Krystyn, Krzyś, Krzysiek(Polish) Cristiana, Cristiano, Cristina, Cristóvão(Portuguese) Cristian, Cristiana, Cristina, Cristi(Romanian) Kristina, Khristofor(Russian) Cairistìona, Kirstin, Christie, Christy, Kirsteen, Kirstie, Kirsty(Scottish) Hristina, Kristijan, Kristina, Hristofor, Krsto, Risto(Serbian) Kristián, Kristína, Krištof(Slovak) Kristijan, Kristina, Kristjan, Krištof, Ina, Inja, Tina, Tinkara(Slovene) Kito(Sorbian) Cristián, Cristina, Cristóbal, Cristian(Spanish) Christian, Christina, Christine, Kristian, Kristina, Kristine, Kristoffer, Christel, Christer, Christin, Christoffer, Ina, Kersti, Kerstin, Kia, Kjerstin, Krister, Kristin, Kristofer, Stina(Swedish) Khrystyna(Ukrainian) Crystin(Welsh)

Popularity

People think this name is

modern   informal   common   natural   wholesome   strong   simple  

Name Days

Norway: March 15

Categories

Australian prime ministers, Christmas, Courage The Cowardly Dog characters, Cowboy Bebop characters, ends in -is, Eurovision Song Contest winners, Family Guy characters, Frasier characters, Fringe characters, Gundam characters, Idolmaster characters, Kaleido Star characters, Miraculous Ladybug characters, Never Have I Ever characters, never out of the US top 1000, Outlast characters, Parks and Recreation characters, Philip K. Dick characters, Queer as Folk US characters, Radford family, Resident Evil characters, Resident Evil CODE Veronica characters, Rick and Morty characters, Shadow Hearts characters, short forms, smooth jazz, Stephen King characters, Suikoden characters, Tennessee Williams characters, The Great British Bake Off contestants, The Kindaichi Case Files characters, The Sopranos characters, Total Drama characters, trendy, Virtua Tennis opponent characters, Vocaloid characters, Wii Sports opponent Miis, WITCH characters, YouTubers, Yuri on Ice characters

Entry updated April 25, 2021