Kristian

Kristian - A very unique male name



  Jul 22,2017      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Kristian appeared on the charts for the first time in 1959 on position #1033. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Kristian and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Kristian? 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 Kristian. The baby boy name Kristian was given to 398 baby boys in 2012, ranking #580 on the national boy baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 4,123 baby boys were given this name - making this a very unique male name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Kristian peaked in popularity 20 years ago in 1997 on position 390.



Famous with this name

Kristian Boland
Kristian Nairn
Kristian Lima de Faria


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Kristian is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Kristian is currently topping the baby name charts in Mississippi at position #310 - and is the least popular in Tennessee at position #823.

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 Kristian is where you live.


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Kristian origin and meaning

Kristian is a 8 letter name with 3 syllables. We couldn't find any information about what this name means. To see famous people named Kristian, pop culture references for the name Kristian and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Kristian

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

Kristopher / Kristofer / Kristoffer / Karsten / Khristian / Krystian / Kristen / Khristopher / Kristin / Krzysztof /

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
2012580
2011544
2010530
2009520
2008502
2007480
2006462
2005447
2004493
2003442
2002457
2001423
2000426
1999419
1998402
1997390
1996392
1995402
1994442
1993435
1992447
1991531
1990568
1989702
1988697
1987722
1986654
1985666
1984705
1983796
1982671
1981693
1980751
1979584
1978565
1977491
1976530
1975505
1974542
1973534
1972525
1971542
1970638
1969691
1968870
1967922
19661226
19651163
19641121
19631287
19611301
19601680
19591033

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Mississippi310
Alabama384
Illinois415
Texas455
Michigan479
Louisiana480
Florida495
New Jersey503
Arizona521
New York526
Maryland527
Georgia537
Iowa543
Massachusetts550
North Carolina580
Missouri583
Kentucky591
Oklahoma593
South Carolina596
California607
Ohio607
Virginia608
Minnesota635
Indiana649
Pennsylvania702
Colorado763
Tennessee823

Even more about Kristian


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 Kristian 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 Kristian?

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
1997
Peak year
Male


Popularity Score™

Name Kristian
Gender Male
Popularity 1 in 4,123
Letter count 8
Syllable count 3
Year first discovered 1959
2012 births +398

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