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Girl Name: Cris

Name: Cris
Pronunciation: \c-ris\
Gender / Sex: girl name girl (Cris's also a boy name)
Meaning: follower of Christ
Origin: Latin
Sounds Like: Caris, Chris, Kris
Similar Names: Eris, Iris, Pris, Tris
Rank as First Name (Given Name): 3575


Cris \c-ris\ as a girl's name (also used as boy's name Cris), is a variant of Christina (Latin), and the meaning of Cris is "follower of Christ".

The baby name Cris sounds like Caris, Chris and Kris. Other similar baby names are Eris, Iris, Pris and Tris.


Cris is a somewhat popular first name for women (#3575 out of 4276) but an uncommon surname or last name for both men and women. (1990 U.S. Census)

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