Cristiano name meaning

✍  Updated on: March 13th, 2023
Gender: Boy
Origin: Latin
Usage: Italian, Portuguese and Spanish
Pronunciation: pronunciation of Cristiano c-ristia-no
Meaning: Christian Woman, Belonging to Christ and The Anointed One
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What does Cristiano mean?

Commonly Accepted boy name Cristiano means "Christian, Disciple of Christ or The Anointed One" which is majorly used in Italian, Spanish and Portuguese came from Latin. Cristiano is variation of biblical, persistent and darling Christian.

Christian is variation of Christianus. Of Greek and Latin origin, Trendy Christian, Christian means "Disciple of Christ, Christian and Follower of Christ". It is celebrated on November 12th.

How do I pronounce Cristiano?

The two syllabled name Cristiano is commonly pronounced as c-ristia-no. cr(is)-tiano is another way(s) to say the name.

Variants of Cristiano

Christian, Christianus, Chrestian, Christo, Chrisline, Christé, Christiandaniel, Krestian, Christopher, Chrislyn

Names that rhyme with Cristiano

How popular is the name Cristiano?

Cristiano used to be a common name in United States, first appeared in 1989 and over 2591 babies have been given the name in 29 years. At its zenith in 2015,. However after 29 years, the name is currently sliding down on the charts but it is still going strong.

Also, In France, Cristiano was once a common name since emerging in 1971 it has been given to over 1036 babies. When at its peak in 2008,. However after 19 years, the name is on free fall on the charts.

Cristiano is a unique baby name in England and Wales, it has been in use since 1996 and was able to reach the top 800 names. In 2007, it achieved its highest ever ranking of 799 on boy names chart when 33 babies were named Cristiano.

Over 290 babies in England and Wales have been named Cristiano. Also, in Switzerland, it has been in use since 1998 and was able to reach the top 300 names. In 2008, it achieved its highest ever ranking of 260 on boy names chart when 30 babies were named Cristiano.

Over 282 people have been named Cristiano in Switzerland.

Cristiano is an uncommon baby name in Belgium, in use since 2007, peaked in 2014 when it ranked 502nd. There are over 142 babies that have been given the name Cristiano in Belgium.

However things change on global perspective, Cristiano is extremely popular in Brazil where every 1 in 2000 have the name. Also the baby name is popular in Italy, Angola, Mozambique and Portugal.

According to our findings, at least 220000 people have been bestowed Cristiano around the globe.

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Cristiano in Nordic countries

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What numbers say about Cristiano?

You can turn from open-hearted to untouchable in a blink of an eye, especially when you are sad. Everybody loves you for your artistic nature and expressive attitude. You always care more about other people's well-being and never find time to check how you are doing. People find it easy to communicate with you but only after you find a way to relax in their presence. You believe planning revenge is a waste of energy and time and you use those doing something productive or noble.

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  •  Viktor - Viktor's meaning is Victory or The Victor is used specifically in Russian, German and Dutch, a baby boy name has origin in Latin
  •  Amantius - Amantius's meaning is Loving is of Latin origin used primarily in German and English is bestowed upon boys
  •  Bonifatia - Bonifatias origin is Latin bestowed upon girls, meaning of Bonifatia is "Benefactor"
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Sibling Names for Cristiano

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Famous people named Cristiano

  • Cristiano Mozzati,
  • Cristiano Migliore,
  • Cristiano Ronaldo, Portuguese professional footballer
  • Cristiano da Matta, Brazilian former professional racing driver
  • Cristiano Júnior, Brazilian footballer
  • Cristiano Lucarelli, Italian former footballer
  • Cristiano Zanetti, retired Italian footballer
  • Cristiano Doni, Italian retired footballer
  • Cristiano Caratti, former ATP Tour tennis player from Italy
  • Cristiano Lupatelli, Italian former goalkeeper
  • Cristiano dos Santos Rodrigues, Brazilian footballer who plays as a striker
  • Cristiano Cordeiro, retired naturalised Hong Kong professional association football player
  • Cristiano Gimelli, Italian football defender
  • Cristiano Ávalos, former Brazilian professional footballer
  • Cristiano Del Grosso, Italian footballer
  • Cristiano Alves Pereira, naturalized Togolese football defender
  • Cristiano Moraes de Oliveira, Brazilian retired footballer
  • Cristiano da Silva Santos, Brazilian striker
  • Cristiano Morgado, South African racing driver of Portuguese descent residing
  • Cristiano Bergodi, Italian association football manager and former player
  • Cristiano Teixeira, Brazilian attacking midfielder
  • Cristiano Pereira de Souza, Brazilian footballer who played as a forward
  • Cristiano dos Santos Neves, Brazilian striker
  • Cristiano Araújo Cristiano Melo Araújo was a Brazilian singer and songwriter of sertaneja music.
  • Cristiano Auer in movie Il compromesso... erotico (Menage a quattro) as Actor
  • Cristiano Censi portrayed important role of Fabio in 1976 comedy, romance film Languidi baci... perfide carezze.

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