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Name Kristopher

Meaning:carrying ChristTools:

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About the name Kristopher in particular

Gender:male
Languages of use:English
US 2015 rank:#601     ... 599:Quincy, 600:Carl, 601:Kristopher, 602:Alvin, 603:Duke ...     Full US 2015 list
Similarly written:Cristopher, Christopher, Kristofer, Kristófer, Kristoffer     Details
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About Christoph, the group of names with the same origin as Kristopher

Meaning/translation:carrying Christ
Language of origin:Old Greek
Info about origin:widespread in the Middle Ages in reverence for Saint Christopher (3rd century), patron saint of travellers and one of the 14 Holy Helpers
Words:christos = the sanctified, the anointed  Old Greek
 pherein = to bear, to carry  Old Greek
Topics:14 Holy Helpers, New Testament
Variants' top ranks:1:Christopher England+Wales 1984,  2:Krzysztof Poland 2012,  4:Kristófer Iceland 2010,  6:Cristóbal Chile 2012,  6:Hristo Bulgaria 2011,  9:Christophe France 2011,  11:Kristofer Estonia 2013,  13:Kristóf Hungary 2015,  14:Christoph Austria/Vienna 2000,  17:Krystof Czechia 2015
Old/original forms:Christophoros Old Greek, Christophorus Latin
Name variants:Chris, Christóbal, Christof, Christofer, Christoff, Christoffer, Christoph, Christophe, Christopher, Cristobal, Cristóbal, Cristofer, Cristoforo, Cristopher, Cristovão, Hristo, Kris, Kristof, Kristóf, Kristofer, Kristófer, Kristoffer, Kristopher, Krisztofer, Krystof, Krysztof, Krzysztof, Risto   Sortable list   Details
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SeriesGraphRankings
USA decadesGraph1990-1999 209,  1980-1989 1361970-1979 178
USA yearlyGraph2015 601,  2014 591,  2013 538,  2012 502,  2011 492,  2010 470,  2009 435,  2008 426,  2007 419,  2006 396,  2005 402,  2004 374,  2003 353,  2002 328,  2001 317,  2000 295,  1999 294,  1998 267,  1997 258,  1996 240,  1995 244,  1994 212,  1993 195