French place-name

Paris Origin and Meaning

The name Paris is a girl's name of French origin.

Paris, a one-time mythical and Shakespearean boys' name, peaked in 2004 at Number 157 at least in part due to the highly publicized Paris Hilton. Michael Jackson used it for his daughter.

# 493 in the US

Paris Rank in US Top 1000

Paris Popularity

Famous People Named Paris

  • Paris Whitney HiltonAmerican heiress & socialite
  • Paris Ana'is BennettAmerican R&B singer
  • Paris LeesEnglish journalist and trans activist
  • Paris MonroeAmerican singer of group Clique Girlz
  • Paris de Chantal SmithActress
  • Paris Nicole St. John (b. 1989)daughter of actor Kristoff St. John and boxer Mia St. John
  • ParisMichael Katherine Jackson (b. 1998), daughter of singer Michael Jackson
  • Paris Lasek (b. 2000)daughter of skateboarder Bucky Lasek
  • Paris Van Dyke (b. 2002)daughter of actor Phillip Van Dyke

Paris in Pop Culture

  • Paris Millerdaughter in film "My Big Fat Greek Wedding 2"
  • Paris Nevadacharacter in film "Identity"
  • Paris Eustace Gellercharacter on TV's "Gilmore Girls"
  • Paris CarverBond girl in film "Tomorrow Never Dies"
  • 'Paris Smith'a song by British artist Prefab Sprout
  • "Paris"song by The Chainsmokers
  • ParisTexas, USA

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