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Gender: M Meaning of Chris: "one who carries Christ" Origin of Chris: English nickname for Christian, Christopher Chris's Popularity in 2013: #454

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Chris is a long-running nickname used almost equally for boys and girls. While past its prime, Chris stands out as sounding completely appropriate for both sexes, perhaps because of its widespread use as a short form of both the popular Christopher and Christine. Chris manages to retain its crisp appeal even though its fashion moment is over.

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Famous People Named Chris

Christopher "Chris" Colfer - American actor and singer
Christopher "Chris" Evans - American actor
Christopher "Chris" Hemsworth - Australian actor, brother to Luke and Liam Hemsworth
Christopher "Chris" Pine - American actor
Christopher "Chris" Martin- American Singer
Chris Crocker- "Crockers' off his rocker baby"
Chris Sellers, child star of hip hop group "Another Bad Creation"
Chris O'Dowd, Irish actor/comedian
Chris Cole, American pro skateboarder
Chris Tomlin (born Christopher Dwayne) - American Contemporary Christian singer-songwriter
Chris Haslam, Canadian pro skateboarder
Chris Sharma, rock climber who climbed the first confirmed 5.15
Christopher Eugene "Chris" O'Donnell, American actor

Pop Culture References for the Name Chris

P'tit(e) Chris, a character in the Quebecer parody show "Le coeur a ses raisons"
Chris Caldwell, character from the TV series "The OC"
Chris Griffin, character in TV's "Family Guy"
Chris Stevens, character from TV series "Northern Exposure"
Christopher "Chris" Dollanganger, a character from the book/movies Dollanganger series (Flowers in the Attic, Petals on the Wind, If There Be Thorns, Seeds of Yesterday, Garden of Shadows, Christopher's Diary: Secrets of Foxworth)

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