What does Christie mean?
Christie /chri-stie/ [2 sylls.] as a boys' name (also used as girls' name Christie) is of Scottish, Irish and Greek origin, and the meaning of Christie is "bearing Christ". Pet form of Christopher in Scotland and Ireland.
Christie has 1 variant: Christy.
Affiliated boy name: Christian.
Christie has 31 more related forms via Christopher: Chris▼, Christof, Christofer, Christoffer, Christoforo, Christoforus, Christoph, Christophe, Christophoros, Christos, Cris, Cristobal▼, Cristofer, Cristoforo, Cristovano, Kester, Kit, Kitt, Kris▼, Kriss, Kristo, Kristofel, Kristofer▼, Kristoffer▼, Kristofor, Kristoforos, Kristos, Krzysztof, Stoffel, Tobal and Topher.more]
How popular is Christie?
Christie is an unusual first name for males but a very prominent last name for both adults and children (#1874 out of 150436, Top 1%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Shown below is a comparison of the popularity of Christie and associated names. Popular variation forms of Christie (not ranked) listed in the Top 1000 are Christopher (#30 a year ago), Christian (#42), Chris (#514), Kristofer, Kristoffer, Kris, Cris, Christoffer, Cristobal and Cristofer. Forms like Kriss are uncommon. These boy names reached the apex of their popularity during the years 1970-1979 (usage of 0.4%) and have become significantly less popular since (usage 0.2414%, down 39.7%), with the versions Chris, Cristobal, Kris, Kristoffer and Kristofer becoming somewhat dated. Christian (#42) and Christopher (#30) are two of the more chic birth names in this compilation, and there is also a rekindling in birth name popularity for both names. (2014 Birth Statistics)