Name Christiaan Origin, meaning, pronunciation & popularity of the name Christiaan


Christiaan is a ♂ boy’s name.

What is the origin of the name Christiaan?

The Dutch name Christiaan derived from the Latin name Christianus (from “christianus sum” = I am a Christ) and is of ancient Greek origin (Christós/Χριστός).

What does the name Christiaan mean?

Christiaan means “a Christian“ or “follower of Christ” and “anointed” (from ancient Greek “khrístós/χρίστός” = anointed one or “khrío/χρίω” = to anoint, originally from Hebrew “mashíakh/מָשִׁיחַ” = anointed/messiah).

Pronunciation of Christiaan

Variants of the name Christiaan

Christian Cristian Cristián Kristiaan Kristian Kristijan Krystian

Popularity of the name Christiaan

The name Christiaan is ranked #3542 overall.

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