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) Kristapor(Armenian) 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, Christèle, Christelle, Christianne, Chrystelle(French) Kristine(Georgian) Christina, Christoforos(Greek) Kilikina(Hawaiian) Kristóf, Krisztián, Krisztina, Krisztofer(Hungarian) Kristín, Kristján, Kristjana, Kristófer(Icelandic) Críostóir, 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) Kirsteen, Kirstin, Kirstie, Kirsty(Scottish) Cairistìona, Ciorstaidh(Scottish Gaelic) 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) Cristyn(Welsh)

Popularity

People think this name is

informal   common   natural   wholesome   strong   simple  

Name Days

Norway: March 15

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Entry updated April 25, 2021