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


Christian is a ♂ boy’s name.

What is the origin of the name Christian?

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

What does the name Christian mean?

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

Pronunciation of Christian

Variants of the name Christian

Christiaan Cristian Cristián Kristiaan Kristian Kristijan Krystian

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Popularity of the name Christian

The name Christian is ranked #1115 overall.

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