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Cristen (boy)

What does Cristen mean?

Cristen Pronunciation of Cristen [cristen] as a name for boys (also used as girls' name Cristen) is of Latin origin, and the meaning of the name Cristen is "follower of Christ". Cristen is a version of Christian (Latin): from Latin Christianus.

Associated with: follower (servant).

Variations

16 alternative forms via Christian: Chrestien, Christan, Christer, Christie, Christo, Christos, Christy, Cristian, Cristiano, Cristino, Criston, Cristos, Cristy, Krister, Kristian and Kristo.

Creative forms:
(male) Costen, Crister, ..

(female) Crisea, Crite, ..

Middle name pairings:
Cristen Karsyn (C.K.), ..

How popular is Cristen?

Cristen is an uncommonly occurring first name for men. Cristen is also an uncommon surname for all people. (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related boy names. Christian (#43 the previous year), Cristian (#270), Kristian (#677), Cristiano (#841), Christy, Christie and Christos are the prominent related forms of Cristen (not ranked). Other forms, like Christo, are uncommon. Usage of these forms of Cristen was widespread in the year 1996 (median #1219) and is somewhat less today (#1118, 48%). Cristiano is the most contemporarily stylish baby name among these. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)

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

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Cristiano, Kristian in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Recommended names are Alsten, Arien, Aristeo, Arsen, Austen, Branten, Brenten, Brien, Brysen, Caiden, Carlsen, Carlssen (see Carlsen), Carsen, Carston, Caster, Chasen, Chester, Cheston, Chilton, Christof, Clifton, Clinton, Colston, Colten, Coster, Cotten, Cranston, Craven, Crayton, Crespin, Crichton, Cris, Crisento (see Crisanto), Crispian, Crispin, Crispino, Crispo, Crispus, Crisspin (see Crispin), Cristofer, Crofton, Crosbey, Croslea (see Crosley), Crosley, Dunsten, Dusten, Griffen, Jaisen, Justen, Kristan, Kristien, Litten, Marsten, Milten (see Milton), Orsen, Osten, Quinten, Rusten, Torsten, Trenten, Tristan, Tristen, Tristin, Triston, Tristyn, Westen, Winsten and Wriston. These names tend to be more commonly used than Cristen.

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