Christina

Christina - A very unique female name



  May 21,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Christina, meaning a Christian, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1910 on position #360. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Christina and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Christina? 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 Christina. The baby girl name Christina was given to 1,093 baby girls in 2012, ranking #283 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 1,293 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Christina peaked in popularity 44 years ago in 1975 on position 12.



Famous with this name

Christina Hendricks
Christina Ricci
Christina Große


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Christina is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Christina is currently topping the baby name charts in Rhode Island at position #130 - and is the least popular in Kentucky at position #761.

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 Christina is where you live.


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Christina origin and meaning

Christina is a 9 letter name with 3 syllables. This name means a Christian. To see famous people named Christina, pop culture references for the name Christina and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Christina

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

Christine / Crystal / Christy / Cristina / Christie / Christa / Christi / Christian / Cristal / Chrystal /

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
2012283
2011270
2010253
2009225
2008199
2007174
2006159
2005135
2004123
2003109
200297
200180
200073
199975
199869
199762
199657
199545
199439
199335
199233
199131
199025
198923
198822
198720
198619
198512
198420
198316
198219
198117
198015
197914
197815
197716
197614
197512
197415
197316
197225
197130
197035
196937
196844
196753
196667
196574
196488
1963107
1962124
1961132
1960154
1959165
1958165
1957170
1956172
1955185
1954214
1953176
1952155
1951158
1950164
1949160
1948184
1947207
1946232
1945240
1944238
1943292
1942343
1941351
1940353
1939429
1938409
1937421
1936425
1935400
1934405
1933402
1932432
1931392
1930398
1929377
1928374
1927379
1926369
1925358
1924357
1923364
1922344
1921339
1920337
1919331
1918360
1917341
1916338
1915337
1914316
1913348
1912332
1911337
1910360

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Rhode Island130
Alaska172
Florida183
New Jersey187
New York194
Georgia201
Maine207
Nebraska208
Connecticut209
Virginia233
Illinois235
North Carolina244
Pennsylvania254
Michigan256
California259
Hawaii269
Maryland272
Arizona281
South Carolina296
Wisconsin321
Minnesota334
Massachusetts341
Indiana344
Ohio350
Washington363
Nevada366
Texas383
Arkansas408
Tennessee432
Mississippi440
Louisiana448
Alabama466
Missouri476
New Mexico488
Oklahoma534
Colorado536
Utah593
Oregon613
Iowa619
Kansas712
Kentucky761

Even more about Christina


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 Christina 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 female name.

What is the number of syllables for the name Christina?

3 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
1975
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Christina
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 1,293
Letter count 9
Syllable count 3
Year first discovered 1910
2012 births +1,093

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