Gender Feminine & Masculine
Scripts Χάρις(Ancient Greek) Χάρης, Χάρις(Greek)
Pronounced Pron. KA-REES(Classical Greek) KHA-rees(Greek)  [key·IPA]

Meaning & History

Ancient Greek feminine form of Chares. This was the word (in the singular) for one of the three Graces (plural Χάριτες).

This is also a Modern Greek transcription of the masculine form Chares.

Related Names

Feminine FormHaris(Greek)
Masculine FormsChares, Chariton(Ancient Greek) Haris(Greek)
Other Languages & CulturesCharissa, Carissa, Charisma, Karissa(English) Khariton(Russian)
User SubmissionCharis


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Entry updated January 21, 2022