What does Kristofer mean?
Kristofer [kris-tofer] 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).
Associated with: greek.
Kristofer▼ has 14 variants: Christofer, Christoffer, Christoforo, Christoforus, Christophoros, Cristofer, Cristoforo, Khristopher, Kristofel, Kristoffer, Kristofor, Kristoforos, Kristophor and Krystopher.Kreatif forms:
(male) Keitofer, Kirtofer, ..
(female) Krisney, Kriste, ..
How 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 1960-1969 and reached its highest rank of #531 in the U.S. in the 1980s, but is not found in the list currently. (2014 U.S. SSA Records)
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 2000 are Christopher (#30 in recent rankings), Kristopher (#591), Cristofer (#1691), Kristofor, Kristoffer, Khristopher, Christoffer and Christofer. Other variants, like Kristofel, are seldom used. These forms of Kristofer were at the height of their popularity 44 years ago (adoption of 3%) and are now much less conventional (adoption 0.6%, ▼81%), with versions like Christopher falling out of fashion.
Kristofer▼ is pronounced similarly to Cristofor and Cristopher. Other recommended 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.