• Gender: Female
  • Origin: Greek
  • Meaning: Colorful, Rainbow

What is the meaning of the name Iris?

The name Iris is primarily a female name of Greek origin that means Colorful, Rainbow.

Iris is the ancient symbol of power, and was dedicated to the God Juno. Iris is the part of the human eye which bears color.

Iris is also the name of a flower, which blooms in a different variety of colors.

Different Spellings of the name Iris:

Irys, Irais

People who like the name Iris also like:

Violet, Ivy, Hazel, Charlotte, Alice, Amelia, Scarlett, Oliver, Henry, Liam, Theodore, Jasper, Finn, Gabriel

Names like Iris:

Irisa, Irish, Iresh, Irca, Irka

Stats for the Name Iris

checkmark Iris is currently #18 on the Baby Names Popularity Charts
checkmark Iris is currently #84 in U.S. births

Songs about Iris

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Iris - Live
Iris - The Goo Goo Dolls
Iris's Song for Us - Vashti Bunyan