What does Boris mean?
The meaning of Boris is "battle".
It is also of Bulgarian origin, where its meaning is "small, short, wolf, snow leopard".
Boris is generally used as a boy's name.
It consists of 5 letters and 2 syllables and is pronounced Bo-ris.
The Given Name Boris
An auspicious name, it is one that will be admired.
Wrap it up and take it home, Boris may just be the name you're looking for.
Some famous bearers of this name include: Boris Dvornik, and Boris Godunov.
In contrast, the year before it ranked 2367 in baby name popularity for boys with 54 occurrences. Less than 5 girls were given the name.
The trend's your friend. See how Boris has changed in popularity since 1880 by visiting the Boris Name Popularity Page.
Boris Related Names
- Boris ~ Saint
- Boris Dvornik ~ Actor
- Boris Godunov ~ Russian Ruler (1598-1605)
- Boris I ~ Bulgarian King (852-889)
- Boris I of Bulgaria ~ Saint
- Boris II ~ Bulgarian King (969-977)
- Boris III ~ Bulgarian King (1918-1943)
- Boris Karloff ~ Actor
- Boris Pasternak ~ Nobel Prize for Literature 1958
- Boris Spassky ~ Chess Player
It may all be in the numbers.
The numbers that make up your child's name.
Numerology may give you some insight.
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Boris Name Fun
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