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pinWhat does Kristian mean?

Kristian /kris-t-ian/ [2 sylls.] as a boys' name (also used less widely as girls' name Kristian) is pronounced KRIS-t'-yun. It is of Scandinavian and Latin origin, and the meaning of Kristian is "follower of Christ". Variant of Christian.


Kristian has 3 variants: Krist, Kristan and Kristien.

Kristian has 24 more different relations via Christian: Chrestien, Chretien, Chris, Christan, Christer, Christiaan, Christiano, Christie, Christo, Christos, Christy, Cristen, Cristian, Cristiano, Cristino, Criston, Cristos, Cristy, Kit, Kris, Krister, Kristo, Krystian and Krystiano.

Kreatif forms: Korstian, Kristiannu, Kristianny. [more]

pinHow popular is Kristian?

Kristian is a rare first name for men but a somewhat popular last name for all people (#88461 out of 150436, Top 59%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Displayed below is the birth name popularity of Kristian for boys. Kristian entered the list in 1970-1979 and reached its top rank of #385 in the U.S. in 1996, and is currently at #656. (2014 Birth Statistics)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Kristian name in U.S.

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

Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the boy name Kristian and associated names. Popular varying forms of Kristian (#656 last year) ranked in the Top 1000 are Chris (#514 last year), Christian (#42), Cristian (#273), Cristiano (#872) and Kris. These boy names reached the top of their popularity in the year 1996 (usage of 0.5078%) and are somewhat less popular today (usage 0.4405%, down 13.3%), with the versions Chris and Kris becoming less stylish. Christian (#42), Cristian (#273) and Kristian (#656) are three of the more contemporarily stylish baby names in this list, and there is also a rebound in baby name usage for Christian. (2014 Birth Statistics)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Kristian, Chris, Christian, Cristian, Cristiano, Kris in U.S.

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

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A suggested similar baby name is Tristian. Like Kristian, this name is not frequently used.