Meaning and Name Origin
Stoffel \s-toffel, st(of)-fel\ as a boys' name. The meaning of the name Stoffel is "bearing Christ". Stoffel is a derivative of Christopher (Greek): from Khristophoros. Not generally used as a birth name for males.
Stoffel has 31 alternative forms via Christopher: Chris▼, Christie, Christof, Christofer, Christoffer, Christoforo, Christoforus, Christoph, Christophe, Christophoros, Christos, Cris, Cristobal▼, Cristofer, Cristoforo, Cristovano, Kester, Kit, Kitt, Kris▼, Kriss, Kristo, Kristofel, Kristofer▼, Kristoffer▼, Kristofor, Kristoforos, Kristos, Krzysztof, Tobal and Topher.
Stoffel is an unusual given name for males but a very prominent surname for all people (#8162 out of 88799, Top 9%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Below is a graphed analysis of the popularity of the boy name Stoffel and related names. Christopher (#30 the previous year), Chris (#514), Kristofer, Kris, Kristoffer, Cristobal, Christoffer, Cris and Cristofer are the prominent varying forms of Stoffel (#unlisted) rated in the Top 1000. Adoption of these boy names was at its highest during 1970-1979 and is now significantly lower, with the versions Chris, Kristoffer, Kristofer, Kris and Cristobal falling out of fashion. Christopher (#30) is the most fashionable boy name among these, with this name undergoing a rebound in popularity. (2014 Birth Statistics)