Name: Boris

Origin and Meaning of the Name Boris

  • Meaning:
    Battle, fight
  • Origin:
  • Gender:
    Boy
  • Pronunciation:
    (BOR iss)
  • Form of:
    Itself (Boris)
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Miscellaneous Info for Boris

  • Categories:
  • Used in:
    English and Russian speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    Used as an independant name but serves as a nickname for Slavic names that contain the element 'boru' as well.

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Popularity Rank of Boris (US top 1000 names since 1880)

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