Paris

Colors Related to this Name: Red

Qualities Related to this Name: Compassionate, Idealistic

Popularity: This is a very popular name in the US. Ranking #259 in 2013 and #269 in 2014.

Famous People

Paris Hilton (Movie Actress,Singer,TV Actress), Paris Berelc (Movie Actress,TV Actress), Paris Smith (TV Actress), Paris Themmen (Movie Actor,TV Actor), Paris Bennett (Singer)

Meaning

In English

Meaning(s):

-Any place named after the French city.

-The capital city of France.

-(Greek mythology) A Trojan prince who eloped with Helen.

-( female name -comes from the place names language-) of modern usage, usually from the French city.

-( male name -comes from the Ancient Greek language-) from the Trojan hero.

-( male name -comes from the last names language-) from the last name.

-(last name -comes from the Old French language-) for someone who came from Paris, or a patronymic that comes from Patrick.

In French

Origin: From Old French Paris, from Late Latin name of an earlier settlement, Lutetia Parisiorum "Lutetia of the Parisii", from Latin Parisii, a tribe of Gaul.

Meaning(s):

-(l en Paris) (''in France'')

In German

Meaning(s):

-(l en Paris)

In Swedish

Meaning(s):

-(Greek mythology) Paris, Trojan prince

In Danish

Meaning(s):

-(l en Paris), capital of France

In Old_French

Meaning(s):

-(l en Paris) (city)

In Portuguese

Meaning(s):

-(Paris) (capital of France)

In Slovak

Origin: Borrowing from Ancient Greek Πάρις ‎(Páris).

Meaning(s):

-(Greek mythology) Paris

-( male name -comes from the Ancient Greek language-) from the Trojan hero.

In Translingual

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Meaning(s):

-(taxon genus tribe Parideae herb Paris and its relatives, native to Asia and Europe)