What does Christina mean?
Christina /chri-sti-na/ [3 sylls.] as a girls' name is pronounced kris-TEEN-ah. It is of Latin origin, and the meaning of Christina is "follower of Christ".
Simplified form of Christiana, feminine of Christianus (see Christian), or a Latin form of Middle English Christin "Christian" (Old English "christen", from Latin). See also Christabel. Christine and Christiane are French. Queen Cristina of Sweden; poet Christina Rossetti; tennis celebrity Chris Evert; model Christie Brinkley; pop singer Christina Aguilera; actress Christina Ricci.
Christina▼ has 117 variants: Chris▼, Chrissa, Chrissie, Chrissta, Chrisstan, Chrissti, Chrisstie, Chrisstina, Chrissty, Chrissy, Christa▼, Christain, Christan, Christanna, Christeen, Christeena, Christel, Christen▼, Christena▼, Christene▼, Christi▼, Christia, Christian▼, Christiana▼, Christiane, Christianna, Christie▼, Christin▼, Christine▼, Christinea, Christini, Christinia, Christinn, Christinna, Christmar, Christna, Christy▼, Christyna, Chrystal▼, Chrystalle, Chrystee, Chrystel, Chrystelle, Chrystina, Chrystle, Chrystyna, Cris, Crissey, Crissie, Crissy, Crista, Cristal▼, Cristel, Cristelle, Cristen, Cristena, Cristi, Cristie, Cristin, Cristina▼, Cristine, Cristiona, Cristy▼, Crysta, Crystal▲, Crystena, Crystene, Crystie, Crystina, Crystine, Crystyna, Hristina, Ina▼, Khristeen, Khristena, Khristina, Khristine, Khristya, Khrystyna, Kirsten▼, Kirstie▼, Kirstin▼, Kit, Kris▼, Krisina, Krissina, Krissy, Krista▼, Kristeen, Kristeena, Kristel, Kristen▼, Kristena, Kristi▼, Kristijna, Kristin▼, Kristina▼, Kristine▼, Kristinia, Kristinna, Kristy▼, Kristyna, Krysta▼, Krystal▼, Krystia, Krystina▼, Krystka, Krystle▼, Krystyna, Stina, Teena▼, Teyna, Tina▼, Tinah, Tine, Tineke and Tiny.
Christina▼ has 44 more related variations via Christabel, Christian, Christiana, Christiane, Christie, Christin, Christine: Chrisstine, Christable, Christaine, Christanne, Christelle, Christey, Christiaan, Christiann, Christianne, Christianni, Christienne, Christinie, Christobel, Christon, Christyann, Christyn, Christyne, Chrysten, Chrystian, Chrystie, Chrystine, Chrystyn, Cristian, Cristiana, Cristianna, Cristianne, Cristyn, Crystin, Khristanna, Khristian, Khristie, Khristy, Kristain, Kristaine, Kristene, Kristian▼, Kristiana, Kristiann, Kristianna, Kristie▼, Kristien, Kristyne, Krystiana and Krystine.Kreatif forms: Christica, Christida. [more]
How popular is Christina?
Christina is a very prominent first name for women (#70 out of 4276, Top 2%) and also a very prominent surname for all people (#20468 out of 150436, Top 14%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Shown below is the birth name popularity of Christina for girls. Christina reached its apex rank of #16 in the U.S. during 1970-1979, and is at #326 currently. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Prominent variation forms of Christina (#326 the previous year) ranked in the Top 1000 are Chris, Chrissy, Christa, Christeen, Christel, Christen, Christena, Christene, Christi, Christian, Christiana, Christie, Christin, Christine (#689 the previous year), Christy, Chrystal, Crissy, Cristal, Cristin, Cristina, Cristy, Crysta, Crystal (#477), Ina, Kirsten, Kirstie, Kirstin, Kris, Krista, Kristen (#814), Kristi, Kristian, Kristie, Kristin, Kristina (#779), Kristine, Kristy, Krysta, Krystal, Krystina, Krystle, Stina, Teena, Tina and Tiny. Forms like Christianne are uncommon. Adoption of these girl names reached its peak during the years 1980-1989 (usage of 0.4316%) and is now much lower (usage 0.0416%, down 90.4%), with versions like Cristina, Kirsten, Kristen, Kristina and Krystal becoming somewhat dated. Crystal (#477) is the most contemporarily stylish girl name among these. Below is a graphed comparison of the usage of Christina and corresponding names. (2014 Birth Statistics)