Parris

Parris - A very unique female name



  Aug 17,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Parris appeared on the charts for the first time in 1989 on position #3820. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Parris and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Parris? Our experts and editorial staff have gathered trends and insights for 30,000+ baby names over the last 100 years -- And on this page you will learn everything you ever wanted to know about the name Parris. The baby girl name Parris was given to 5 baby girls in 2012, ranking #5556 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 282,650 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Parris peaked in popularity 15 years ago in 2004 on position 2225.



Famous with this name

Parris Hicks
Teyonah Parris
Hope M. Parrish


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Parris is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Parris is currently topping the baby name charts in Georgia at position #1,654 - and is the least popular in Georgia at position #1,654.

Why care about state specific baby name charts? It could be that a name that is very popular on the national overall charts is less (or even more) popular where you live. So make sure you check out the state specific charts below and find out how popular or unique Parris is where you live.


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Parris origin and meaning

Parris is a 6 letter name with 2 syllables. We couldn't find any information about what this name means. To see famous people named Parris, pop culture references for the name Parris and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Parris

We've found the following names that sound similar to Parris, sorted by popularity.

Paris / Precious / Porsha / Porsche / Porscha / Prisha / Porcha / Porche / Parisa / Persia /

Name statistics


Most parents-to-be know if they want a popular or unique name, and with these charts and data tables you can easily get a better understanding of how popular or unique this name is.

With a quick glance you can easily tell if this name is increasing or declining in popularity - But note that its current popularity can actually differ a lot from state to state.

Chart position per year (visualized)



Chart position per state (visualized)



Chart position per year (table view)


Year Rank
20125556
20113820
20094353
20085816
20073606
20064499
20052451
20042225
20032825
20013648
20003193
19994805
19983091
19973602
19962596
19934704
19922345
19913140
19893820

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Georgia1654

Even more about Parris


These are some of the common questions you may want to have answered to know if this is the perfect name for your baby.

Is Parris a common or unique name?

By analyzing the number of births and frequency of this name we've determined that it's currently a very unique female name.

What is the number of syllables for the name Parris?

2 syllables. Why is this important? One of the things that makes a baby name sound good and have a nice rythm is the number of syllables - and especially the number of syllables along with the syllable count for your last name. A simple rule is to avoid having the same number of syllables in your first, middle and last name.

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#
On chart
2004
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Parris
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 282,650
Letter count 6
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1989
2012 births +5

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