What does Christoffer mean?
Associated with: greek.
(male) Christofrio, ..
(female) Christofra, .. Middle name pairings:
Christoffer Frederick (C.F.), ..
How popular is Christoffer?
Christoffer is a rare first name for males but a very popular surname for both adults and children (#58999 out of 150436, Top 39%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Christoffer reached its peak rank of #36 in Sweden in 1998, but is not ranked at the moment. (Top 100 Names, 2014)
Which version is better?with its source form and related boy names. Christopher (#32 the previous year), Cristofer (#1722), Kristoffer, Kristofor, Kristofer, Christofer and Christophe are the prominent varying forms of Christoffer. Adoption of these forms of Christoffer was at its highest 5 decades ago (median #1205) and has become much reduced since (#1719, 82.2% less usage).
Christoffer is alike in pronunciation to Cristofor, Cristopher and Khristopher. Other recommended names are Chester▼, Chrestien, Christan, Christer, Christiaan, Christian, Christiano, Christie, Christmas, Christo, Christoph, Christos, Christy, Cristen, Cristobal, Criston, Cristos, Cristoval, Cristovano, Krister, Kristoff, Kristopher▼, Krystopher and Whistler. These names tend to be more commonly used than Christoffer.See names in meaning and etymology.