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Cristy (boy)

What does Cristy mean?

Cristy Pronunciation of Cristy [cristy] as a boys' name (also used as girls' name Cristy) is of Latin derivation, and the name Cristy means "follower of Christ". Cristy is an alternate spelling of Christian (Latin): from Latin Christianus.

Associated with: follower (servant).


Cristy has 4 variants: Christie, Christo, Christy and Kristo.

11 more relations via Christian: Chris, Christan, Christer, Christos, Cristen, Cristian, Cristino, Criston, Cristos, Kris and Krister.

Creative forms:
(male) Corsty, Crisey, ..

(female) Cricy, Crisa, ..

Middle name pairings:
Cristy Julian (C.J.), ..

How popular is Cristy?

Cristy is an uncommonly occurring given name for men but a very prominent surname for both adults and children (#68172 out of 150436, Top 45%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related boy names. Christian (#43 from recent data), Cristian (#270), Chris (#507), Kris, Christos, Christie and Christy are the prominent varying forms of Cristy (not ranked) appearing in the Top 2000. Other forms, like Christan, are uncommon. These relations of Cristy reached the apex of their popularity in the year 1996 (median #1159) and are somewhat less common today (#1260, 48.1% less usage), with forms like Chris going out of style. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)

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

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Cristian, Kris in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Recommended names are Aoresty (see Orestes), Aresty, Aristo, Arty, Cailey, Caily, Casey, Chesly, Chesny, Chriss, Christof, Cisco, Clift, Clint, Clintt (see Clinton), Corty, Costa, Coty, Cranly (see Cranley), Cris, Crisanto, Crisento (see Crisanto), Crispin, Crispo, Crispus, Croft, Crosbey, Crosby, Crosley, Crosly (see Crosley), Croy, Dusty, Hasty, Krist, Rusty, Smitty and Tristyn. These names tend to be more commonly used than Cristy.

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