What does Cristina mean?
Cristina \c-risti-na, cr(is)-tina\ as a girls' name is pronounced kree-STEE-nah. It is of Latin origin, and the meaning of Cristina is "follower of Christ". Italian, Spanish, Portuguese and Romanian form of Christina.
Cristina▼ has 39 alternative forms via Christina: Chrisstina, Christena▼, Christia, Christiana▼, Christin▼, Christine▼, Christinea, Christini, Christinia, Christinn, Christinna, Christna, Christyna, Chrystina, Crista, Cristen, Cristena, Cristi, Cristie, Cristin, Cristine, Cristiona, Crystena, Crystina, Crystine, Crystyna, Hristina, Khristina, Krisina, Krissina, Kristena, Kristijna, Kristin▼, Kristina▼, Kristine▼, Kristinia, Kristinna, Kristyna and Krystina▼.
Cristina is a very prominent first name for females (#437 out of 4276, Top 10%) and also a very prominent last name for all people (#41722 out of 150436, Top 28%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Charted below is the birth name popularity of Cristina for girls. Cristina was first listed in 1900-1909 and reached its top rank of #165 in the U.S. in the year 1990, but is not listed currently. (Top 1000 Birth Names Records, 2014)
Popular alternative forms of Cristina are Christina (#326 in 2014), Christine (#689), Kristina (#779), Kristine, Krystina, Kristin, Cristin, Christiana, Christin and Christena. These girl names reached the height of their popularity in 1990 (usage of 0.5595%) and are now much less widespread (usage 0.1096%, down 80.4%), with forms such as Cristina, Kristina, Christina, Christine and Christena falling out of fashion. Displayed below is a comparison of the usage of the girl name Cristina and affiliated names. (Top 1000 Birth Names Records, 2014)
Cristina▼ is pronounced similarly to Christana and Krisztina. Other suggested similar baby names are Crispina, Cristian, Cristiana, Cristianna, Cristyn, Crystin and Tristina. These names tend to be less frequently used than Cristina.