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What does Cristiano mean?

Cristiano Pronunciation of Cristiano as a name for boys is a Latin name, and the name Cristiano means "follower of Christ". Cristiano is an alternate spelling of Christian (Latin): from Latin Christianus.

ASSOCIATED WITH Cr-, follower (servant)


VARIANTS Krystiano, Christiano

ALTERNATIVE FORMS VIA CHRISTIAN Christan, Christiaan, Cristen, Cristian, Cristino, Criston, Kristian, Krystian



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How popular is Cristiano?

Cristiano is an uncommon first name for males but a very popular surname for all people (#26672 out of 150436, Top 18%). (2000 U.S. CENSUS)

Cristiano entered the list in 2007 and reached its top rank of #841 in the U.S. in 2015. (TOP 2000 NAMES, 2015)

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

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

Which version is better?

Christian (#43 FROM CURRENT RECORDS), Cristian (#270), Kristian (#677), Krystian and Christiaan are the prominent alternative forms of Cristiano (#841). Other variants, like Christan, are seldom used. These forms of Cristiano reached the height of their popularity 19 years ago (MEDIAN #1057) and are somewhat less conventional today (#971, 48%). Cristiano is the most trendy baby name in this list.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Cristiano, Christiaan, Christian, Cristian, Kristian, Krystian in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Recommended sound-alike names are Agostino, Agustino, Aristio, Arsino, Briano, Caetano, Cajetano, Caspian, Cassian, Cayetano, Celestino, Chrestien, Christie, Christmas, Christo, Chrystian, Cillian, Cipriano, Ciriaco, Constans, Constant, Constanz (see Constantine), Crespin, Crisanto, Crisento (see Crisanto), Crispian, Crispin, Crispino, Crispo, Crisspin (see Crispin), Cristobal, Cristofer, Cristofor (see Cristofer), Cristoforo, Cristos, Cristoval, Cristovano, Cristy, Crizant, Crizanto, Emiliano, Faustino, Giuliano, Giustino, Graciano, Graziano, Justino, Kristan, Kristien, Orsino, Sebastiano, Tristan, Tristian, Tristin and Ursino. These names tend to be more commonly used than Cristiano.

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