What does Christy mean?
Christy [christy] as a girls' name (also used as boys' name Christy) is pronounced KRIS-tee. It is of Latin origin, and the meaning of Christy is "follower of Christ". Pet form of Christina and Christine, and in Scotland and Ireland, of Christopher. Model Christie Brinkley.
Christy▼ has 24 variants: Chrissa, Chrissie, Chrissy, Christey, Christi▼, Christie▼, Chrystie, Crissa, Crissie, Crissy, Cristi, Cristie, Cristy▼, Khristie, Khristy, Krista▼, Kristee, Kristey, Kristi▼, Kristie▼, Kristy▼, Krystee, Krystie and Krysty.
40 more different relations via Christie, Christina, Christine: Chris▼, Chrissta, Chrisstan, Chrissti, Chrisstie, Chrissty, Christa▼, Christain, Christan, Christeen, Christel, Christen▼, Christena▼, Christene, Christia, Christian▼, Christin▼, Christine▼, Christini, Christinn, Christmar, Christna, Christyna, Christyne, Chrystal▼, Chrystee, Chrystel, Chrystle, Chrystyna, Cris, Crissey, Crista, Cristal▼, Cristel, Cristen, Cristin, Crysta, Khristya, Kirsty and Krissy.Creative forms:
(female) Chersty, Chryssty, ..
(male) Chriney, Chrito, .. Middle name pairings:
Christy Kali (C.K.), ..
How popular is Christy?
Christy is a very popular first name for females (#260 out of 4276, Top 6%) and also a very popular surname for both adults and children (#2484 out of 150436, Top 2%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Christy reached its top rank of #71 in the U.S. in the 1970s, but is not listed at the moment. (2015 Birth Statistics)
Which version is better?with its variant forms and related girl names. Christina (#333 via latest list), Christine (#793), Christian (#1694), Krista (#1697), Cristal (#1981), Crissy, Cristi, Crista, Cristie, Cristen, Cristin, Kristi, Kristie, Kristy, Krissy, Kirsty, Cristy, Crysta, Crissie, Christeen, Christel, Christen, Christan, Christa, Chrissie, Chrissy, Christena, Christene, Chris, Chrystal, Christopher, Christin, Christi, Christie and Cris are the prominent variation forms of Christy ranked in the Top 2000. Usage of these forms of Christy was common 45 years ago (median #984) and is now much lower (#1902, ▼97.5%), with versions like Christy becoming somewhat dated.
Christy▼ is pronounced similarly to Chrysta, Khrista and Khrysta. Other suggested similar names are Chariety, Charista, Charity▼, Chasty, Chrisie, Christal▼, Christall, Christalyn, Christana, Christele, Christell, Christl, Christle, Christmas, Christol, Christon, Christyann (see Christiana), Christyl, Christyn, Chrisy, Chrysten, Chrystol, Chrystyn, Cristle and Cristyn. These names tend to be less commonly used than Christy.See names in meaning and etymology.