Iris is a female given name and is of Greek origin. It means rainbow. Pronounced as ahy-ris, the name is currently in the top 50 of NameChef Most Popular Baby Names and in the top 500 of U.S birth chart of the year 2019.
In Greek mythology, Iris was the goddess of the rainbow. Iris was the symbol of power and majesty in the ancient time, In these days, it is more known as the coloured part of the eye, also the name of a flower.
Iris is a girl's name.