Makris Family History
14-Day Free Trial
Makris Name Meaning
Greek: nickname for a tall man, from Greek makri ‘tall’ (ancient Greek makros ‘long’). It is often found in combination with a personal name, e.g. Makrigiannis ‘tall John’, Makrilias ‘tall Elias’, Makrimikhalis ‘tall Michael’.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Maras, Macri, Maris, Makos, Marie, Mari, Manis, Harris, Martis, Makin