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pinWhat does Christy mean?

Christy /chri-sty/ [2 sylls.] 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.

Christy has 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.

Kreatif forms: Carsty, Chrisan, Chrison. [more]

pinHow 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)

Displayed below is the birth name popularity of Christy for girls. Christy was first listed in 1940-1949 and reached its top rank of #71 in the U.S. in the 1970s, but is not listed at the moment. (2014 Birth Statistics)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Christy name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Christy outside U.S.

Below is a charted comparison of the usage of Christy and associated names. Christina (#326 a year ago), Christine (#689), Cristin, Cristy, Cristal, Crissy, Chrystal, Crysta, Kirsty, Kristy, Kristie, Kristi, Krista, Christopher, Christena, Christene, Christen, Christel, Christeen, Christi, Christian, Chris, Chrissy, Christin, Christie and Christa are the prominent variation forms of Christy ranked in the Top 1000. Adoption of these girl names reached its apex during 1980-1989 (usage of 0.4187%) and is now much lower (usage 0.0365%, 91.3%), with versions like Cristal, Christina, Christine, Christi and Christen becoming somewhat dated. (2014 Birth Statistics)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Christy, Chris, Chrissy, Christa, Christeen in U.S.

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Christel, Christen, Christena, Christene, Christi in U.S.

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Christian, Christie, Christin, Christina, Christine in U.S.

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Christopher, Chrystal, Crissy, Cristal, Cristin in U.S.

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Cristy, Crysta, Krista, Kristi, Kristie, Kristy in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Christin, Christina, Christine, Kirsty outside U.S.

pinSimilar Names

Christy is pronounced similarly to Chrysta and Khrista. Other suggested similar baby names are Charista, Christal, Christl, Christle, Christol, Christon, Christyl, Christyn, Chrisy, Chrystyn and Cristyn. These names tend to be less commonly used than Christy.