Gender Feminine
Scripts Χάρις(Ancient Greek)
Pronounced Pron. KAYR-is(English)

Meaning & History

Feminine form of Chares. It came into use as an English given name in the 17th century.

Related Names

VariantsCarissa, Charissa, Karissa, Caris(English)
Masculine FormsChares, Chariton(Ancient Greek)
Other Languages & CulturesHaris(Greek)


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Entry updated May 29, 2020