What does Christos mean?
Christos [chris-tos] as a name for boys is of Latin and Greek derivation, and the meaning of the name Christos is "follower of Christ; bearing Christ". Christos is a variant form of Christian (Latin): from Latin Christianus. Christos is also a form of Christopher (Greek): from Khristophoros.
(male) Christus, Chritos, ..
(female) Chrisca, Chrissi, .. Middle name pairings:
Christos Oskar (C.O.), ..
How popular is Christos?
Christos is a rare given name for men but a very popular last name for all people (#56246 out of 150436, Top 37%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Christos was first listed in 1960-1969 and reached its peak position of #1261 in the U.S. during 1970-1979, but is not ranked at the moment. (Top Baby Names, 2015)
Which version is better?with its source forms and related boy names. Chris (#507 via latest list), Christian (#43), Christie, Christofer, Christoph, Christophe, Christopher (#32) and Christy are the popular related forms of Christos. Adoption of these relations of Christos was more pronounced among parents during the years 1970-1979 (adoption of 3.19%) and is now much reduced (adoption 0.97%, 70% less), with versions like Chris becoming less trendy.
Similar NamesSuggested similar names are Aristo, Aristos, Bristol, Bristow, Carston, Cheston, Chilton, Chrestien, Chriss, Christiaan, Christiano, Christmas, Christoffer, Christoforo, Christoforus, Chrystian, Crichton, Crispo, Crispus, Cristian, Cristino, Cristobal, Cristofer, Cristofor (see Cristofer), Cristoval, Erastos, Kristof, Triston▼ and Wriston. These names tend to be more frequently used than Christos.See names in meaning and etymology.