Christine

Christine - A very unique female name



  Aug 23,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Christine, meaning anointed, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1910 on position #123. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Christine and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Christine? 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 Christine. The baby girl name Christine was given to 380 baby girls in 2012, ranking #658 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 3,719 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Christine peaked in popularity 52 years ago in 1967 on position 14.



Famous with this name

Christine Nguyen
Christine Hung
Christine Taylor


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Christine is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Christine is currently topping the baby name charts in New York at position #391 - and is the least popular in Pennsylvania at position #1,019.

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 Christine is where you live.


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Christine origin and meaning

Christine is a 9 letter name with 2 syllables. This name means anointed. To see famous people named Christine, pop culture references for the name Christine and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Christine

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

Christina / 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
2012658
2011744
2010677
2009632
2008546
2007511
2006443
2005394
2004373
2003334
2002307
2001262
2000218
1999205
1998175
1997159
1996136
1995114
1994104
199390
199282
199173
199062
198959
198851
198748
198647
198544
198443
198347
198246
198142
198041
197935
197829
197730
197626
197522
197419
197317
197216
197118
197014
196914
196814
196714
196619
196521
196428
196329
196239
196139
196040
195943
195843
195741
195642
195540
195443
195332
195220
195124
195028
194930
194835
194745
194650
194562
194475
194384
194296
1941102
1940118
1939124
1938131
1937135
1936131
1935130
1934122
1933128
1932127
1931125
1930123
1929123
1928120
1927117
1926120
1925123
1924115
1923120
1922116
1921118
1920118
1919116
1918119
1917119
1916120
1915124
1914118
1913122
1912124
1911123
1910123

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
New York391
Virginia430
California460
Washington507
Florida559
New Jersey570
Kentucky571
Nevada587
Mississippi618
Massachusetts634
Indiana669
Texas694
Ohio702
South Carolina709
North Carolina723
Minnesota736
Tennessee832
Michigan882
Arizona892
Georgia901
Illinois930
Louisiana962
Wisconsin965
Pennsylvania1019

Even more about Christine


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 Christine 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 Christine?

2 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
1967
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Christine
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 3,719
Letter count 9
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1910
2012 births +380

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