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What does Christo mean?

Christo Pronunciation of Christo [chris-to] as a name for boys is of Latin derivation, and the meaning of the name Christo is "follower of Christ". Christo is an alternate spelling of Christian (Latin): from Latin Christianus.

Associated with: follower (servant).


Christo has 4 variants: Christie, Christy, Cristy and Kristo.

9 more different relations via Christian: Chris, Christan, Christer, Christiano, Christos, Cristen, Cristino, Criston and Cristos.

Creative forms:
(male) Chrisal, Chrisco, ..

(female) Chrisca, Christe, ..

Middle name pairings:
Christo Lorenzo (C.L.), ..

How popular is Christo?

Christo is an uncommonly occurring first name for males but a very prominent last name for both adults and children (#25147 out of 150436, Top 17%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related boy names. Popular varying forms of Christo (not ranked) are Chris (#507 via latest list), Christian (#43), Christie, Christos and Christy. Other variants, like Cristen, are seldom used. These relations of Christo were at the top of their popularity in 1996 (average #1287) and are somewhat less popular today (#1310, 47.1%), with the version Chris becoming less in vogue. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Chris, Christian, Christie, Christos, Christy in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Recommended names are Aristo, Carlito, Carston, Celesto, Chairo, Cheston, Chico, Chiko, Chilton, Chino, Chiro, Chriss, Christmas, Christof, Christofer, Christoph, Christophe, Ciriaco, Cirilio, Cirillo, Cirilo, Cisco, Cris, Crisanto, Crisento (see Crisanto), Crispo, Derito and Evaristo. Like Christo, these names are not commonly used.

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