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Christ - A very unique male name



  Aug 17,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Christ appeared on the charts for the first time in 1913 on position #735. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Christ and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Christ? Our experts and editorial staff have gathered trends and insights for 30,000+ baby names over the last 100 years -- And on this page you will learn everything you ever wanted to know about the name Christ. The baby boy name Christ was given to 10 baby boys in 2012, ranking #2999 on the national boy baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 164,106 baby boys were given this name - making this a very unique male name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Christ peaked in popularity 106 years ago in 1913 on position 735.



Famous with this name

Chad Christ
Irene Christ
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Christ is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Christ is currently topping the baby name charts in Pennsylvania at position #1,184 - and is the least popular in Florida at position #1,625.

Why care about state specific baby name charts? It could be that a name that is very popular on the national overall charts is less (or even more) popular where you live. So make sure you check out the state specific charts below and find out how popular or unique Christ is where you live.


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Christ origin and meaning

Christ is a 6 letter name with 1 syllables. We couldn't find any information about what this name means. To see famous people named Christ, pop culture references for the name Christ and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Christ

We've found the following names that sound similar to Christ, sorted by popularity.

Christopher / Christian / Cristian / Cristopher / Cristobal / Christophe / Cristofer / Christofer / Christos / Christoper /

Name statistics


Most parents-to-be know if they want a popular or unique name, and with these charts and data tables you can easily get a better understanding of how popular or unique this name is.

With a quick glance you can easily tell if this name is increasing or declining in popularity - But note that its current popularity can actually differ a lot from state to state.

Chart position per year (visualized)



Chart position per state (visualized)



Chart position per year (table view)


Year Rank
20122999
20112365
20103894
20093558
20082518
20072235
20062435
20053349
20042378
20033591
20022312
20012253
20002418
19993308
19982230
19963147
19951784
19942858
19931991
19922513
19913136
19892052
19882681
19871699
19832068
19802192
19791669
19771411
19741322
19731820
19721577
19711584
19701330
19671170
19651065
19641306
19631585
19621212
19611328
19601276
19591216
19581616
19561254
19551456
19541022
19531477
19521206
19511445
19501301
19491423
19481582
19471399
19451092
19441325
19431153
19421540
19391012
19381338
1937872
19361071
1935856
1934914
19321041
1931917
1930816
1929941
1928757
1927950
1926853
1925736
1924933
1923769
1922762
19211040
1920907
1919882
1918925
1917743
1916887
1915890
1914883
1913735

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Pennsylvania1184
Florida1625

Even more about Christ


These are some of the common questions you may want to have answered to know if this is the perfect name for your baby.

Is Christ a common or unique name?

By analyzing the number of births and frequency of this name we've determined that it's currently a very unique male name.

What is the number of syllables for the name Christ?

1 syllables. Why is this important? One of the things that makes a baby name sound good and have a nice rythm is the number of syllables - and especially the number of syllables along with the syllable count for your last name. A simple rule is to avoid having the same number of syllables in your first, middle and last name.

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#
On chart
1913
Peak year
Male


Popularity Score™

Name Christ
Gender Male
Popularity 1 in 164,106
Letter count 6
Syllable count 1
Year first discovered 1913
2012 births +10

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