Gender Masculine
Scripts Χάρης(Ancient Greek)

Meaning & History

Derived from Greek χάρις (charis) meaning "grace, kindness". This was the name of a 4th-century BC Athenian general. It was also borne by the sculptor who crafted the Colossus of Rhodes.

Related Names

Feminine FormCharis
Other Languages & CulturesHaris(Greek) Khariton(Russian)


Entry updated May 29, 2020