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pinWhat does Stoffel mean?

Stoffel /stof-fel/ [2 sylls.] as a boys' name is of Greek derivation, and the meaning of the name Stoffel is "bearing Christ". Stoffel is a version of Christopher (Greek): from Khristophoros. Compare last name Stofel.


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.

Kreatif forms: Sedfel, Stocfel. [more]

pinHow popular is Stoffel?

Stoffel is an unusual given name for males but a very prominent surname for all people (#8607 out of 150436, Top 6%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Christopher (#30 the previous year), Chris (#514), Kristofer, Kris, Kristoffer, Cristobal, Christoffer, Cris and Cristofer are the prominent varying forms of Stoffel (not ranked). Forms like Kit are uncommon. Adoption of these boy names was at its highest during 1970-1979 (usage of 0.3463%) and is now significantly lower (usage 0.1618%, down 53.3%), with the versions Chris, Cristobal, Kristoffer, Kris and Kristofer falling out of fashion. Christopher (#30) is the most fashionable boy name among these, with this name undergoing a rebound in popularity. Below is a graphed analysis of the popularity of the boy name Stoffel and related names. (Top 1000 Baby Names Records, 2014)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Chris, Christopher, Cris, Cristobal, Cristofer in U.S.

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Kris, Kristofer, Kristoffer in U.S.

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