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Kristian Meaning


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Origin & Meaning

The name Kristian is of Greek , Danish and Scandinavian origin.

The meaning of Kristian is "follower of Christ".  


In the U.S. in 2014, it ranked 656 in baby name popularity for boys with 396 occurrences.  It ranked 4034 in popular baby names for girls with 37 occurrences. 

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


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Related Names

Kristian is a form of the name Christian.

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Name Fun

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

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Kristian.

Just for fun, see the name Kristian 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 Kristian 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.

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