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in the U.S.
since 1880
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in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Boriss

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First recorded as a given name of Latvians in 1730. Of Slavic and Russian origin. Cognate to English Boris.

  1. A transliteration of the Russian male given name Борис (Boris).
  2. A male given name of Latvian speakers.

Notable Persons Named Boriss

Boriss Cilevičs is a Deputy of the Saeima and Deputy of theSaeima. Boriss was born on March 26th, 1956 in Daugavpils.


Boriss Monjaks is a soccer player for the FK Liepājas Metalurgs, Skonto FC, and Latvia national football team. Boriss was born on April 11th, 1970 in Soviet Union.


Boriss Gritsjuk is an athlete for the Jõhvi FC Lokomotiv.


Boriss Bogdaškins is an athlete for the FK Jelgava.


Boriss Poddubnõi is an athlete for the FC M.C. Tallinn.


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Fun Facts about the name Boriss

  • When was the first name Boriss first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the name Boriss is Tuesday, January 15th, 1884.
  • How unique is the name Boriss? From 1880 to 2017 less than 5 people per year have been born with the first name Boriss. Hoorah! You are a unique individual.
  • Weird things about the name Boriss: Your name in reverse order is Ssirob. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Isrosb. How do you pronounce that?

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Past life for Boriss born Mar 31, 2007

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 Tibet approximately on 1825. Your profession was artist, magician, and fortune teller.

Psychologically, you had a Bohemian personality - mysterious, highly gifted, capable of understanding ancient books. Magical abilities, could be a servant of dark forces. The timid, lonely and self-confident people are everywhere, and your problem - to overcome these tendencies in yourself and then to help other people.

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