What does Christiane mean?
Christiane /chris-tia-ne/ as a name for girls is of Latin origin, and the name Christiane means "follower of Christ". Christiane is an alternate spelling, with the suffix -e, of Christian (Latin): from Latin Christianus. Christiane is also a form of Christiana (Latin). Christiane is also used as a variant of Christina (Latin).
Christiane has 44 more related forms via Christian, Christiana, Christina: Chrissie, Chrisstan, Chrisstie, Chrisstina, Christa▼, Christain, Christan, Christanna, Christeen, Christeena, Christen▼, Christena▼, Christene▼, Christi▼, Christia, Christiaan, Christianna, Christianni, Christie▼, Christienne, Christin▼, Christine▼, Christinea, Christini, Christinia, Christinn, Christinna, Christmar, Christna, Christyann, Christyna, Chrystina, Cristiana, Cristianna, Cristie, Cristin, Cristina▼, Cristine, Cristiona, Crystine, Khristina, Khristine, Kristiana and Kristine▼.Kreatif forms: Christiace, Christiame. [more]
How popular is Christiane?
Christiane is a very popular first name for females (#1943 out of 4276, Top 45%) but a unique surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Below is a charted comparison of the usage of Christiane and affiliated names. Prominent related forms of Christiane (unlisted) listed in the Top 1000 are Christa, Christeen, Christen, Christena, Christene, Christi, Christian, Christiana, Christie, Christin, Christina (#326 in 2014), Christine (#689), Cristin, Cristina, Kristian and Kristine. Other forms, like Chrisstan, are uncommon. These relations of Christiane reached the top of their popularity during 1980-1989 (median #538) and are somewhat less common today (#938, ▼86.6%). (2014 Birth Statistics)
Christiane is pronounced similarly to Kristiane. Other suggested similar baby names are Brittine, Chastina, Chrissanta, Christabel, Christaine, Christall, Christell, Christella, Christelle, Christleen, Christol, Christyl, Chrystee, Chrystele, Chrystine, Chrystle, Cristella, Crysta, Crystina, Khristalle, Khristena, Kristaine, Kristale, Kristienne and Tristana. These names tend to be less commonly used than Christiane.