What does Christel mean?
Christel /chris-tel/ as a girls' name is of Latin and Greek derivation, and the meaning of the name Christel is "follower of Christ; ice". Christel is a variant form of Christelle (Latin): altered variant of Christine. Christel is also a form of Christina (Latin). Christel is also used as a variant of Crystal (Greek).
Christel has 39 variants: Christal▼, Christall, Christele, Christell, Christl, Christol, Christyl, Chrystal▼, Chrystel, Chrystele, Chrystelle, Chrystol, Cristal▼, Cristel, Cristelle, Crystall, Crystel, Crystell, Crystle, Kristal▼, Kristale, Kristall, Kristel, Kristell, Kristelle, Kristl, Kristle, Kristol, Krystal▼, Krystale, Krystall, Krystel, Krystelle, Krystil, Krystl, Krystle▼, Krystlelea, Krystol and Krystyl.
Christel has 52 more relations via Christelle, Christina, Crystal: Chris▼, Chrissa, Chrissie, Chrissta, Chrisstan, Chrissti, Chrisstie, Chrissty, Chrissy, Christa▼, Christain, Christalin, Christalle, Christalyn, Christan, Christeen, Christeena, Christella, Christen▼, Christena▼, Christene▼, Christi▼, Christia, Christian▼, Christie▼, Christin▼, Christine▼, Christinea, Christini, Christinn, Christle, Christleen, Christmar, Christna, Christy▼, Christyna, Chrystee, Chrystle, Crissey, Crista, Cristella, Cristen, Cristena, Cristi, Cristie, Cristin, Cristle, Cristy▼, Khristeen, Khristena, Khristya and Kristen▼.Kreatif forms: [more]
How popular is Christel?
Christel is a very popular first name for females (#1712 out of 4276, Top 40%) and also a very popular last name for both adults and children (#42217 out of 150436, Top 28%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Charted below is the baby name popularity of Christel for girls. Christel entered the list in 1970-1979 and reached its highest rank of #943 in the U.S. then, but is not found in the list currently. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Popular variation forms of Christel ranked in the Top 1000 are Chris, Chrissy, Christa, Christal, Christeen, Christen, Christena, Christene, Christi, Christian, Christie, Christin, Christina (#326 in recent rankings), Christine (#689), Christy, Chrystal, Cristal, Cristin, Cristy, Crystal (#477), Kristal, Kristen (#814), Krystal and Krystle. These forms of Christel were at the top of their popularity during 1980-1989 (average #522) and are somewhat less common today (#932, down 86%), with forms like Christina, Christine, Cristal, Kristen and Krystal falling out of fashion. Christina is the longstanding favorite, though Crystal has gained in usage. Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Christel and related names. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Christel is alike in pronunciation to Khristal, Khristel and Khrystal. Other suggested similar baby names are Bristol▲, Charitey, Chauntel, Cherisse, Chontel, Chriselda, Christabelle, Christiana▼, Christianni, Christmas, Christobel, Christyann, Chrystabel, Chrystalle, Chrysten, Chrystine, Chrystyna, Cristabel, Cristalle, Cristalyn, Crystene, Crystie, Khrista, Khristy and Kristee. These names tend to be less frequently used than Christel.