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Name Christa

Meaning:Christian womanTools:

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About the name Christa in particular

Languages of use:German
Is short form of:Christina
Topics:Asteroid 1015 Christa, discovered 1924
US 2015 rank:not in the Top 1000; other popularity lists see below
Similarly written:Christl, Christy, Calista, Carissa, Carita, Carsta, Charissa, Chris, Chris, Chrissi     Details
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About Christian/Christine, the group of names with the same origin as Christa

Meaning/translation, female:Christian woman
Meaning/translation, male:Christian, disciple of Christ
Language of origin:Latin
Info about origin, male:very popular since the Middle Ages in several European countries, especially Germany
Words:christianus = christian  Latin
 christos = the sanctified, the anointed  Old Greek
Topics:New Testament
Variants' top ranks:1:Christian Germany/West 1978,  1:Kirsten Denmark 2005,  3:Christine England+Wales 1954,  3:Tianna Jamaica 2011,  3:Kristín Iceland 2015,  4:Kristina Sweden 2014,  6:Cristian Romania 2014,  7:Kristian Greenland 2011,  7:Kristýna Czechia 2014,  7:Krystyna Poland 2012
Name variants:Carsta, Chris, Chrissi, Chrissy, Christa, Christel, Christelle, Christen, Christian, Christiana, Christiane, Christie, Christin, Christina, Christine, Christl, Christy, Cristiana, Cristina, Crysta, Karsta, Kerstin, Kiersten, Kirsten, Kirstie, Kirstin, Kirsty, Kris, Krista, Kristen, Kristi, Kristian, Kristie, Kristiina, Kristin, Kristín, Kristina, Kristine, Kristy, Kristyn, Kristýna, Krisztina, Krysta, Krystina, Krystyna, Nane, Tiana, Tianna, Carsten, Christer, Christian, Christion, Cristian, Cristián, Cristiano, Karsten, Kersten, Kirsten, Kristers, Kristian, Kristijan, Kristinn, Kristjan, Kristján, Krisztián, Krystian   Sortable list   Details

Popularity lists that contain the name Christa

Germany prevalence 2005 18
MaltaGraph2014 12,  2013 9,  2012 7
Switzerland 1997 462
USA decadesGraph1990-1999 447,  1980-1989 289
USA yearlyGraph2004 983,  2003 897,  2002 853,  2001 836,  2000 781,  1999 691,  1998 633,  1997 561,  1996 503,  1995 473,  1994 454,  1993 381
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