Christian meaning, origin, history | Meaning of name

Name: Christian No. of characters: 9 Gender: GirlBoyOrigin: English French German Swedish Norwegian Danish
How to pronounce Christian chri-stian What does my name mean? 
Meanings: A Christian Follower of Christ Anointed Anointed Christian Latin name of Greek origin, meaning: belonging to Christ, the Anointed One. Timeless popular biblical name, used in Germany since the Middle Ages. Namesakes: Christian Morgenstern, German poet.

Christian was ranked 45 in 2016 list of US boys name and dropped by 4.65% from its previous ranking of 43 in 2015. Christian was ranked 855 in 2016 list of US girls name and dropped by 1.54% from its previous ranking of 842 in 2015.

Full form of Christian : Cautious Hard working Realistic Impulsive Self-Controlled Talkative Intellectual Active Nice

History of Christian

Christian is a very very popular first name for a boy in England & Wales which is popular since 1996 and ranked 214 in 2015. Around 7914 people wear Christian as their first name. Christian is a very consistent name over the past 18 years.

Christian was uncommon first name for a boy but is a widely used first name for a boy which is popular since 2016 and ranked 45 (0.192999% bearer) in 2016 in United States. Around 427182 people wear Christian as their first name. Comes from the Latin "christianus" means: "disciple of the christ" is celebrated on November 12th. Name seems a United States native name if we look into the dominance Christian showcases in the charts. 0.118183% of US citizens have this given name.

 
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In Poland, Christian is the cook of a small community of monks who came to evangelize the country. On the night of November 11, 1033, they are all five gorged by robbers who were looking for a treasure. Nicknamed the "five brothers", they are venerated throughout Poland and become the protectors of this country.

Expression number of Christian is 11.

They are fighters, enthusiastic, ambitious, they like to order. Christian have high energy levels, just like a child. Curious, he is interested in everything that happens in the world. Christian are highly sensitive and possess a high sense of awareness. Sensitive, susceptible, they sometimes lack composure. Christian are gifted with a sixth-sense, in addition to discerning and inspiring qualities. Dynamic, a little "touches everything", they do not hold in place. Temperament player, they are ready to take up all the challenges.

Names that rhyme with Christian Famous people named Christian
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Christiane Hammacher in Abiturienten as Actress
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Christiane Alt in Amok in der Schule as
Anne Christianson in Homeward Bound: The Incredible Journey as Actress
Kerry Ann Christiansen in Purely Belter as Actress
Christiane Blumhoff in Zuckerbaby as Actress
Kimberly Christian in Homecoming as Actress
Christiane Reichelt in Christiane F. - Wir Kinder vom Bahnhof Zoo as Actress
Christiane Sadlo in Entscheidung am Fluss as Writer
Names like Christian Christian Namesakes Related Names: Chree Chresta Chrétien Chrie Chrine Chris Chrisa Chrisalyn Chrisan Chrisandra Chrisangel Chrisann Chrisanna Chrisanne Chrisanthe Chrisanthi Chrisanthony Chrisaun Chrisean Chrisel Posts having Christian: Comments :Felisha Filip Christian is a male first name and last name .The name comes from Greek Christianos, followers of Christ '; this in turn is derived from Greek Χριστός, Christós , the translation of Hebrew Moshiach, Messiah, the Anointed One ', based on Jesus Christ . As a general term for, Christ 'he dives for the Acts ( Acts 11:26 EU ) in Antioch , and spreads there as first name. The nickname is programmatic, and presses a "turning to Christianity " from. Female versions are Christine, Christina and Christiane. The name is one of the first foreign name that migrate massively into the Germanic Namensgut. Between the 8th and the 11th century he was the most frequent (investigated about foreign names in sources from Fulda) - as Christina (Cologne, 12th century: sixth most common female name) and was soon to the common name at all (about: Bressanone, 13th century: the second most common man's name). Later, his popularity was however significantly. Variants of the name are Carsten, Karsten, Kerstan, Kersten, Coerst (Low German), Chrétien (French), Chrigel, Hitsch, Chrigi, Chrigu (Switzerland), Cristi Cristian (Romanian), Chris, Chrissi, Chris Chan, Christel (South German Koseformen), Cristian, Cristiano (Italian, Spanish, Portuguese, Swedish), Christianos (Greek), not to be confused with Christós (Jesus Christ) or, Christos (of lat. Chrestus ), Christer, Krister (Swedish), Christiaan, Christijan (Dutch), Christyan. Popularity of Christian
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