Chrissy - Meaning of Chrissy
[ 2 syll. (c)hris-sy, ch-ri-ssy ] The baby girl name Chrissy is also used as a boy name, though it is far more popular for girls. It is pronounced KRIHS-iy- †. Chrissy has its origins in the Latin language and it is used largely in English.
Chrissy is a diminutive of the English Christabel.
Chrissy is also a diminutive of the Dutch, English, German, Greek, and Scandinavian Christina in the English language.
See also the related form, the English Chrissi.
Chrissy is rare as a baby girl name. At the modest peak of its usage in 1978, 0.034% of baby girls were named Chrissy. It had a ranking of #376 then. The baby name has suffered a substantial decline in frequency since then, and is of only irregular use today. In 2018, out of the family of girl names directly related to Chrissy, Christina was the most commonly used. Chrissy has mainly been a baby girl name in the last century.
Baby names that sound like Chrissy include Chrissee, Chrissi, Chrissie, Crissey, Crissi, Khrissy, Krissi, Krissie, Krissy, Kryssi, Caheara, Cahra, Caira, Caragh, Carese, Caress, Caris, Carise, Cariss, and Carisse.
† Pronunciation for Chrissy: K as in "key (K.IY)" ; R as in "race (R.EY.S)" ; IH as in "it (IH.T)" ; S as in "see (S.IY)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)"