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Kristopher

What does Kristopher mean?

Kristopher Pronunciation of Kristopher [kristo-pher] as a boys' name is pronounced KRIS-ta-fer. It is of Scandinavian and Greek origin, and the meaning of Kristopher is "bearing Christ". Variant of Christopher. Actor Kris Kristofferson.

Associated with: scandinavian, greek.

Variations

Kristopher has 10 variants: Khristopher, Kristof, Kristofer, Kristoff, Kristoffer, Kristofor, Kristophor, Krystof, Krystopher and Krzysztof.

Kristopher has 3 more related forms via Christopher: Christophe, Cristofer and Kristofel.

Creative forms:
(male) Kaistopher, ..

(female) Kristobel, ..

Middle name pairings:
Kristopher Blaise (K.B.), ..

How popular is Kristopher?

Kristopher is a very prominent first name for men (#414 out of 1220, Top 34%) but an uncommon surname for all people. (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Kristopher entered the list in 1950-1959 and reached its apex position of #138 in the U.S. during the years 1980-1989, and is at #601 currently. (Top Baby Names, 2015)

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

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

Which version is better?

with its variant forms and related boy names. Christophe, Christopher (#32 a year ago), Cristofer (#1722), Khristopher, Kristofer, Kristoffer and Kristofor are the prominent related forms of Kristopher (#601 a year ago). These relations of Kristopher were at the top of their popularity 45 years ago (usage of 3%) and have become much less conventional since (usage 0.5%, 81.9%).

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Kristopher, Christophe, Christopher, Cristofer, Khristopher in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Kristofer, Kristoffer, Kristofor in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Kristopher is alike in pronunciation to Cristopher. Other recommended names are Alister, Aristotle, Arther, Christer, Christofer, Christoffer, Christoph, Cristofor (see Cristofer), Crowther, Elisher, Fischer, Fisher, Fisscher (see Fisher), Kaiser, Kasper, Kastor, Kester, Krispin, Krist, Kristan, Krister, Kristian, Kristien, Kristo, Kristoforos, Kristos, Maither, Prosper, Topher, Vischer, Visscher, Whistler and Wister. These names tend to be less commonly used than Kristopher.

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