Meaning and name origin
Krystian \k-rys-tian, kr(y)-stian\ as a boy's name is of Latin origin, and the meaning of Krystian is "follower of Christ". Krystian is a variant of Christian (Latin): from Latin Christianus, a girl's name in the Middle Ages that became used as a male name, possibly due to the success of John Bunyan's "Pilgrim's Progress" (1684), whose hero is called Christian.
Krystian is not a popular first name for males and an equally uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the boy name Krystian and its variant forms. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Christian (#42), Cristian (#273) and Kristian (#656). (2014 statistics).