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Christy Meaning


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Origin & Meaning

The name Christy is of Scottish origin.

The meaning of Christy is "follower of Christ".  


In the U.S. in 2014, it ranked 12341 in baby name popularity for boys with 5 occurrences.  It ranked 2203 in popular baby names for girls with 85 occurrences. 

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


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Related Names

Christy is a diminutive (nickname) of Christopher.

Other Tidbits

Name Fun

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

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Christy.

Just for fun, see the name Christy 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 Christy in Nautical Flags page.

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Last year this name was ranked as one of the top 1000 most popular names within its gender.

Keep in mind how popular a name is. Your child may feel that they fit in more with a more popular name. On the other hand, they may feel more special if their name is less popular and more uniquely their own. As you see it can go both ways, so just keep this point in mind as you examine the different possibilities.

Please refer to our Naming Tips page for more items to keep in mind when determining your baby's name.