What does Cristina mean?
Cristina [cristi-na] 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.
67 alternative forms via Christina: Chrisstina, Christa▼, Christain, Christan, Christanna, Christeena, Christen▼, Christena▼, Christene, Christi▼, Christia, Christian▼, Christiana, Christiane, Christianna, Christie▼, Christin▼, Christine▼, Christinea, Christini, Christinia, Christinn, Christinna, Christna, Christyna, Chrystina, Chrystyna, Crissie, Crista, Cristal▼, Cristel, Cristen, Cristena, Cristi, Cristie, Cristin, Cristine, Cristiona, Cristy▼, Crysta, Crystena, Crystene, Crystie, Crystina, Crystine, Crystyna, Hristina, Khristena, Khristina, Khristine, Krisina, Krissina, Krista▼, Kristeena, Kristen▼, Kristena, Kristi▼, Kristijna, Kristin▼, Kristina▼, Kristine▼, Kristinia, Kristinna, Kristyna, Krystia, Krystina and Krystyna.Creative forms:
(female) Carstina, Cristiney, ..
(male) Cristican, Cristicha, .. Middle name pairings:
Cristina Layan (C.L.), ..
How popular is Cristina?
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)
Cristina was first listed in 1910-1919 and reached its top rank of #165 in the U.S. in the year 1990, and is currently at #1101. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)
Which version is better?with similar and related girl names. Popular alternative forms of Cristina (#1101 in recent rankings) are Christina (#333 in recent rankings), Kristina (#742), Christine (#793), Kristen (#888), Christiana (#1274), Christian (#1694), Krista (#1697), Kristin (#1871), Cristal (#1981), Cristine, Cristin, Cristy, Crysta, Kristi, Cristie, Kristine, Krystina, Krystyna, Crista, Christi, Christiane, Christene, Christena, Christan, Christen, Christianna, Christie, Christa, Cristen, Crissie, Christinia, Christin and Cristi. These relations of Cristina were favored as baby names during 1980-1989 (average #986) and are now much less conventional (#1775, down 96.4%), with forms such as Kristina falling out of fashion.
Cristina▼ is pronounced similarly to Christana, Christinie, Khristyna, Khrystina and Krisztina. Other suggested similar names are Agostina, Aretina, Arista, Austina, Brisia, Catina▼, Celestina, Charista, Chastine, Chiarina, Chrisanna, Chrisstan (see Christina), Chrissti, Chrisstie (see Christina), Chrisstine, Christal▼, Christalin, Christall, Christanne, Christeen, Christele, Christell, Christella, Christiaan (see Christian), Christianne, Christl, Christline, Christmar (see Christina), Christol, Christyann (see Christiana), Christyn, Christyne, Chrysta, Chrysten, Chrystian, Chrystyn, Cintia, Cressida, Crisanta, Crisiant, Crispina, Crissa, Cristalle, Cristian, Cristiana, Cristianna, Cristle, Cristyn, Crystel, Crystell, Crystin, Destina, Faustina, Giustina, Jestina, Krisia, Kristain, Kristan, Kristene, Kristiana, Kristiane, Kristie▼, Kristien, Kristyn▼, Priscila, Prisila, Trishana, Tristana, Tristina and Tristyn. These names tend to be less frequently used than Cristina.See names in meaning and etymology.