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What does Christoph mean?

Christoph Pronunciation of Christoph as a name for boys has its root in Greek, and Christoph means "bearing Christ". Christoph is an alternate form of Christopher (Greek): from Khristophoros.



VARIANTS Christophe, Christof

RELATIONS VIA CHRISTOPHER Christie, Christofer, Christos



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How popular is Christoph?

Christoph is an uncommonly occurring given name for men but a very prominent surname for all people (#27344 out of 150436, Top 18%). (2000 U.S. DEMOGRAPHICS)

Christoph was first listed in 1960-1969 and reached its apex position of #1625 in the U.S. then, but is not in the list at the moment. (TOP BABY NAMES, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Christoph name in U.S.

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

Which version is better?

Prominent alternative forms of Christoph are Christopher (#32 A YEAR AGO), Christos, Christophe, Christofer and Christie. Usage of these relations of Christoph was at its highest 5 decades ago (USAGE OF 2.9%) and has become significantly reduced since (USAGE 0.5%, DOWN 82.2%), with forms like Christopher going out of style.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Christoph, Christie, Christofer, Christophe, Christopher, Christos in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Suggested similar-sounding names are Carston, Chrestien, Christan, Christer, Christiaan, Christian, Christiano, Christmas, Christo, Christoffer, Christoforo, Christophoros, Christy, Chrystian, Cristen, Cristian, Cristino, Cristobal, Cristofer, Cristofor (see Cristofer), Criston, Cristopher, Cristos, Cristoval, Cristy and Khristopher. These names tend to be more commonly used than Christoph.

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