Kriss KringleKriss Krin·gle
Origin of Kriss KringleGerman Christkindl from Christ, Christ + kindl, diminutive of kind, child
Origin of Kriss KringleAlteration of German dialectal Christkindl Christmas present, the Christ child German Christ Christ ( from Middle High German Krist ) ( from Old High German Krīst ) ( from Latin Chrīstus ; see Christ . )German dialectal Kindl ( diminutive of German Kind child ) ( from Middle High German kint ) ( from Old High German kind ; see genə- in Indo-European roots.)
German Christ Kinde or dialectal Christkindl, "Christ Child".