Gender: Female Meaning of Chris: "a Christian" Origin of Chris: Diminutive of Christina

Chris Origin and Meaning

The name Chris is a girl's name meaning "a Christian".

Chris is one of the longest-running and still most appealing unisex short forms, still used nearly equally for boys and girls. Though no longer fashionable, Chris still feels crisp and appropriate for both sexes.

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