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in the U.S.
since 1880


Gender: Boy. Ranked #1951 most popular

What does the name "Harris" mean?

Harris (English): Son of Harry

The name "Harris" is of English origin and it means "Son of Harry". It's a name commonly given to boys. There is 1 other name that is similar to this one.

H is for hug, give one today!

A is for absolute, for you know your mind.

R is for rapport, friends seek you.

R is for realist, the way you are.

I is for intense, your zest of living.

S is for serious, not always joking.

Your name in reverse order is "Sirrah". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Rsairh". How do you pronounce that?

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How popular is the name "Harris" in the U.S.?


Want to know about the populiarty of Harris? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 14,474 babies born with the name Harris in the United States. That's more than enough Harris to occupy the territory of Wallis and Futuna (France) with an estimated population of 13,000 (as of July 1, 2012). The name first appeared in the year 1880 when it was given to 18 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Harris" was in 1921 with a total of 245 babies.

According to the 1949 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Harris" is not a popular baby boy's name in New Jersey. Imagine that, only 8 babies in New Jersey have the same name as you in 1949. Across the entire United States a total of only 169 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

Where is the name Harris popular?

The map shows the relative popularity of the name Harris in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess a name that was popular in the midwest? Search for the name to check your answer!

Celebrities named Harris

Harris Allan

Harris was born in 1985 in Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada.


Past life for Harris born Feb 17, 1939

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Burma approximately on 1400. Your profession was banker, usurer, moneylender, and judge.

Your psychological profile shows you had a natural talent of psychologist and knew how to use the opportunities. Cold-blooded and calm in any situation. Your problem - to learn determination and persistency. Every misfortune should crash upon your strong will.

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