Derived from the Greek word for calf. Damaris was an Athenian woman who St Paul converted to Christianity. Gentle.
People with the name Damaris have a deep inner desire to inspire others in a higher cause, and to share their own strongly held views on spiritual matters.
People with the name Damaris tend to be idealistic, highly immaginative, intuitive, and spiritual. They seek after spiritual truth and often find it. They tend to be visionary and may inspire others. If they fail to develop their potential, they may become dreamers, or misuse power.