What does Christiane mean?
Christiane [chris-tiane] 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▼.Creative forms:
(female) Christianay, ..
(male) Christianey, .. Middle name pairings:
Christiane Kari (C.K.), ..
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. Demographics)
Charted below is the birth name history of Christiane for girls. Christiane was first listed in 1960-1969 and reached its highest rank of #1616 in the U.S. during 1970-1979, but is not in the Top 1000 at the moment. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)
Which version is better?with its source forms and related girl names. Below is a charted study of the history of Christiane and affiliated names. Prominent related forms of Christiane listed in the Top 2000 are Chrissie, Christa, Christan, Christeen, Christen, Christena, Christene, Christi, Christian (#1694 in 2015), Christiana (#1274), Christianna, Christie, Christin, Christina (#333), Christine (#793), Christinia, Cristian, Cristie, Cristin, Cristina (#1101), Cristine, Kristian, Kristiana and Kristine. Other forms, like Christmar, are uncommon. These relations of Christiane reached the top of their popularity in the 1970s (median #1198) and have become significantly less common since (#1807, ▼96.6%).
Christiane is pronounced similarly to Kristiane. Other suggested similar names are Britianee (see Brittany), Brittiany, Brittine (see Brittany), Ceciliane, Celestine▼, Charista, Charmiane, Chastina, Chrisanna, Chrisie, Chrissa, Chrissanta (see Crisanta), Chrissee, Chrissta (see Christina), Chrissti, Chrisstine, Chrissty (see Christina), Christabel, Christaine, Christalin, Christall, Christalyn, Christanne, Christell, Christella, Christelle, Christey (see Christy), Christl, Christleen, Christol, Christon, Christy▼, Christyl, Chrystal▼, Chrystalla, Chrystalle, Chrystee (see Christina), Chrystele, Chrysten, Chrystine, Chrystle, Cipriane, Corisande, Corissande, Crisiant, Crispina, Crissie (see Christina), Crista, Cristabel, Cristabell, Cristel, Cristella, Cristelle, Cristen, Cristena, Crysta, Crystin, Crystina, Hristina, Khrista, Khristalle (see Crystal), Khristena (see Christina), Khristie, Khristin, Khristyana (see Khristina), Kristaine, Kristale (see Crystal), Kristianna, Kristie▼, Kristienne, Kristijna, Krystiana, Tristana and Tristin. These names tend to be less commonly used than Christiane.See names in meaning and etymology.