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Christina Meaning


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Origin & Meaning

The name Christina is of Greek and English origin.

The meaning of Christina is "follower of Christ".  


In the U.S. in 2014, it ranked 326  in baby name popularity for girls with 1012 occurrences.    Less than 5 boys were given the name. 

View the Christina Name Popularity Page to see how the popularity trend for Christina has changed since 1880, or to compare the popularity of Christina to other names.


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Related Names

Christina is a form of the name Christiana.

Variants of the name Christina include Krystina.

The names Cairistiona, Christeena, Christena, Cristina, Hristina, Kerstin, Khristina, Kristiana, Kristiina, Kristina, Kristyna, Krisztina, Tiana, Tristina are all forms of Christina.

Christina has the diminutives (nicknames) Christa, Kristia, Kristy, Stina, Tena, Tiina, Tina.

Other Tidbits

Some famous bearers of this name include: Christina Aguilera, Christina Rossetti.

Name Fun

Would you like to fingerspell the name Christina in American Sign Language?

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Christina.

Just for fun, see the name Christina in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.

Learn about nautical flags and see your name or message written in nautical flags, on the Christina in Nautical Flags page.

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English names generally consist of a given name, middle name and family name. Many English speaking countries have fairly flexible naming laws. This allows the multicultural families that live in these countries to merge the naming conventions of their faiths or previous nationalities with their current homeland.

Biblical names are still very prevelant. Nature, literature, mythology, celebrity, surnames, variants of traditional names and newly invented names are all sources of English given names.

The evolution of English names in the U.K. can be traced to the various conquests and ruling power changes of its early history. The evolution of English names in America has been more influenced by the various influxes of immigrants from different parts of the world during different times in its history.