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Christan (girl)

What does Christan mean?

Christan Pronunciation of Christan [chris-tan] as a name for girls (also used as boys' name Christan) has its root in Latin, and the meaning of Christan is "follower of Christ". Christan is an alternate form of Christen (Latin): form of Christian. Christan is also a variation of Christina (Latin).


Christan has 23 variants: Chrisstan, Christain, Christaine, Christanne, Christeen, Christene, Christin, Christine, Christinn, Christon, Christyn, Chrysten, Chrystyn, Cristin, Cristine, Cristyn, Crystene, Crystine, Khristeen, Khristine, Kristeen, Kristin and Kristine.

52 more related forms via Christen, Christina: Chris, Chrissa, Chrissie, Chrissta, Chrissti, Chrisstie, Chrisstina, Chrissty, Chrissy, Christa, Christana, Christanna, Christeena, Christel, Christena, Christi, Christia, Christian, Christiana, Christiane, Christianna, Christie, Christinea, Christini, Christinia, Christinna, Christmar, Christna, Christy, Christyna, Chrystal, Chrystee, Chrystel, Chrystina, Chrystle, Chrystyna, Crista, Cristal, Cristel, Cristen, Cristena, Cristi, Cristie, Cristina, Cristy, Crysta, Crystal, Khristena, Khristina, Khristya, Krista and Kristen.

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Middle name pairings:
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How popular is Christan?

Christan is a rare given name for women but a very popular last name for both adults and children (#69428 out of 150436, Top 46%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Christan was first listed in 1980-1989 and reached its apex position of #1882 in the U.S. then, but is not found in the list at the moment. (2015 Birth Statistics)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Christan name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Christan outside U.S.

Which version is better?

with its source forms and related girl names. Chris, Chrissie, Chrissy, Christa, Christeen, Christel, Christen, Christena, Christene, Christi, Christian (#1694 in recent rankings), Christiana (#1274), Christiane, Christianna, Christie, Christin, Christina (#333), Christine (#793), Christinia, Christy, Chrystal, Crista, Cristal (#1981), Cristen, Cristi, Cristie, Cristin, Cristina (#1101), Cristine, Cristy, Crysta, Crystal (#550), Krista (#1697), Kristen (#888), Kristin (#1871) and Kristine are the popular related forms of Christan rated in the Top 2000. These forms of Christan were favored 35 years ago (median #1029) and have become much less popular since (#1788, 97% less usage), with versions such as Christi becoming less stylish.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Christan, Chris, Chrissie, Chrissy, Christa in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Christeen, Christel, Christen, Christena, Christene in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Christi, Christian, Christiana, Christiane, Christianna in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Christie, Christin, Christina, Christine, Christinia in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Christy, Chrystal, Crista, Cristal, Cristen in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Cristi, Cristie, Cristin, Cristina, Cristine in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Cristy, Crysta, Crystal, Krista, Kristen in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Kristin, Kristine in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Christin, Christina, Christine outside U.S.

Similar Names

Christan is alike in pronunciation to Chrisstine, Christiaan, Christyann, Christyne, Chrystine, Crystin, Khristin, Khrystyn, Kristain, Kristan and Kristyn. Other suggested similar names are Carisa, Carissa, Caritta, Carlista, Cerian, Cerissa, Charisma, Charissa, Charista, Chasta, Chastin, Cherisa, Chrisanna, Chrisanne, Chrissanta (see Crisanta), Christabel, Christable, Christal, Christalin, Christall, Christele, Christell, Christelle, Christey (see Christy), Christiann (see Christiana), Christianne, Christinie (see Christine), Christle, Christleen, Christline, Christmas, Christol, Chryssa, Chrysta, Chrystabel, Chrystalla, Chrystalynn, Chrystele, Chrystian, Chrystol, Crissa, Cristalyn, Cristian, Cristianna, Cristianne (see Christian), Cristiona, Crystall, Crystel, Crystina, Crystle, Khrista, Khristal, Khristanna (see Christiana), Khristian, Khristie, Khristyana (see Khristina), Khrysta, Khrystal, Kristian, Tristana, Tristen, Tristin, Tristyn and Trystan. These names tend to be more commonly used than Christan.

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