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


Christoffer is a ♂ boy’s name.

What is the origin of the name Christoffer?

Christoffer is a Scandinavian variant of the name Christopher and derived from the Greek name Christophoros (Χριστοφορος).

What does the name Christoffer mean?

Christoffer means “bearing Christ”, “Christ bearer” or “bearing Christ in one’s heart” (from ancient Greek “Khrīstós/Χρῑστός” = Messiah/Christ + “phérein/φέρειν” = to bring/to bear/to carry).

Pronunciation of Christoffer

Variants of the name Christoffer

Christopher Cristopher Kristofer Kristoffer Krystopher

Popularity of the name Christoffer

The name Christoffer is ranked #2524 overall.

Christoffer in the Top 50 Names

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