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


Kristoffer is a ♂ boy’s name.

What is the origin of the name Kristoffer?

Kristoffer is a Scandinavian variant of the Greek name Christophoros (Χριστοφορος).

What does the name Kristoffer mean?

Kristoffer 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 Kristoffer

Variants of the name Kristoffer

Christoffer Christopher Cristopher Kristofer Krystopher

Popularity of the name Kristoffer

The name Kristoffer is ranked #1952 overall.

Kristoffer in the Top 50 Names

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