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pinWhat does Kristofer mean?

Kristofer /kris-to-fer/ as a boys' name is of Greek derivation, and the name Kristofer means "bearing Christ". Kristofer is an alternate spelling of Christopher (Greek): from Khristophoros. Kristofer is also a derivative of Kristopher (Scandinavian, Greek).


Kristofer has 14 variants: Christofer, Christoffer, Christoforo, Christoforus, Christophoros, Cristofer, Cristoforo, Khristopher, Kristofel, Kristoffer, Kristofor, Kristoforos, Kristophor and Krystopher.

Kristofer has 5 more relations via Christopher, Kristopher: Kristo, Kristof, Kristoff, Kristos and Krystof.

Kreatif forms: Kirstofer, Kristoferri, Kristoferro. [more]

pinHow popular is Kristofer?

Kristofer is a somewhat prominent first name for men (#1173 out of 1220, Top 96%) but an uncommon last name for all people. (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Presented below is the baby name history of Kristofer for boys. Kristofer was first listed in 1970-1979 and reached its highest rank of #543 in the U.S. in the year 1990, but is not found in the list currently. (2014 U.S. SSA Records)

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

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

Shown below is a comparison of the history of the boy name Kristofer and related names. Popular alternative forms of Kristofer listed in the Top 1000 are Christopher (#30 in recent rankings), Kristopher (#591), Kristoffer, Cristofer and Christoffer. Other variants, like Kristoff, are seldom used. These forms of Kristofer were at the height of their popularity 34 years ago (adoption of 0.41%) and are somewhat less conventional today (adoption 0.23%, 44%), with versions like Kristopher falling out of fashion. Christopher is the most chic birth name here, with this name having a rekindling in popularity.

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Kristofer, Christopher, Cristofer, Kristoffer, Kristopher in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Christoffer, Christopher outside U.S.

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Kristofer is pronounced similarly to Cristofor and Cristopher. Other recommended similar baby names are Alister, Christer, Kaiser, Kastor, Keifer, Kester, Kiefer, Kieffer, Krist, Kristan, Krister, Kristian, Kristien, Whistler and Wister. These names tend to be less frequently used than Kristofer.