Charis Name Meaning & Origin
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- Nicknames for Charis
Rissie, Rissy, Ris, Rissa
- Meanings and history of the name Charis
In Greek mythology, a Charis (Χάρις) is one of several Charites, goddesses of charm, beauty, nature, human creativity and fertility. In Roman mythology they were known as the Gratiae, the "Graces".
Means grace or kindness.
- Famous real-life people named Charis
Charis Alexiou, Greek singer
- Charis in song, story & screen
Charis, a character in Margaret Atwood's The Robber Bride
Charis Black Crouch, a character in the Harry Potter series by J.K. Rowling
Charis, princess of Atlantis in Stephen R. Lawhead's novel "Taliesin."