Baris Family History
Baris Name Meaning
Dutch: unexplained. Perhaps a habitational name for someone from Paris, France, or perhaps more likely a nickname for someone who had trading links with the city. Albanian, Italian (of Albanian origin), and Greek: occupational name from Albanian bari ‘goatherd’, ‘shepherd’. Perhaps also Jewish, a variant of Barish. Possibly an altered spelling of English Barras.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press