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Meaning of Chris :

Bearer Of Christ Or Anointed

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Chris Numerology :
Personality No. 3. People with the name Chris are jovial & love to talk. They also love children & pets. They are creative & try to do too many things. They must express themselves. They are very social & great uplifters. Person with name Chris having 3 as Personality number are ambitious & philosophical. They are versatile & have an optimistic attitude. They are zealous & conscientious.
Variant Baby Names of Chris:

Chriss, Cris, Kris, Chriss

Rhyming Names of Chris: 
Chris with popular Latin Surnames:

Chris Schatz


The name Chris is a short form of Christopher for men, not to mention the other names that start with Chris. The name Christopher is taken from the Late Greek name Christophoros which means “bearing Christ” or “to bear, to carry” - which is suitable for Chris Brown.

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  • Variant of CHRISTOPHER, and Short form of CHRISTOPHER, CHRISTIAN, CHRISTINE, and other names that begin with Chris.

    Saint Christopher who carried the young Jesus across a river. He has come to be regarded as the patron saint of travellers.

Famous Name Chris

  • Chris Evert

    is a former professional tennis player from the United States. She won 18 Grand Slam singles titles, including a record 7 at the French Open. She was the World No. 1 female singles player for seven years. Evert's career win-loss record in singles matches


Chris Name also appears in following Origin(s): English, French, Greek, English

Chris also appears in following countries/origins/languages: American, Australian, French, German, Greek

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Babies are born swimmers

When babies are born, they can swim naturally. Babies also have the ability to hold their breath for a while. Unfortunately, they lose the ability of holding breath when they start growing up.

Taste buds everywhere

New born babies are known to have taste buds at many places apart from the tongue i.e. the back, roof as well as the sides of the mouth. As they grow up, the sense of taste everywhere apart from tongue loses away!

Child understanding of Peek a boo

Babies just love Peek a boo is because every time they see the same object, they think its new. Also babies lack object permanence ability. This is the sole reason they never go tired of playing this game.

Swallow V/s Breathe

Normally people cannot breathe and or swallow at the same time, whereas babies are able to swallow as well as breathe at the same time. Hence now you know why a baby is able to drink milk that fast and breathe quickly at the same time.


Now if you are confused as to what this means, is simply stating that new born babies are able to clearly see things that are close to them. Hence they can only see close things properly. Maximum clear vision is up to 12 inches.

  • What does the name Chris mean? :

    Baby girl name meaning Bearer Of Christ Or Anointed in Latin. Chris also named in American, Australian, French, German, Greek for girl . We have received lots of suggestion from our website users on baby names. We are thankful for all the contribution on meaning of girl name Chris. What does the name Chris mean in other origin if you know then please suggest. Further suggestion or detail on what is the meaning of name Chris. History of name and famous personality with Chris will help to update our database and other website users.

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