Kristofer

Kristofer - A very unique male name



  Jan 20,2017      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Kristofer appeared on the charts for the first time in 1964 on position #1685. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Kristofer and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Kristofer? 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 Kristofer. The baby boy name Kristofer was given to 34 baby boys in 2012, ranking #1888 on the national boy baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 48,266 baby boys were given this name - making this a very unique male name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Kristofer peaked in popularity 39 years ago in 1978 on position 438.



Famous with this name

Kristofer Hivju
Kristofer Gordon
Kristofer Gummerus


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Kristofer is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Kristofer is currently topping the baby name charts in Colorado at position #762 - and is the least popular in California at position #1,669.

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 Kristofer is where you live.


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Kristofer origin and meaning

Kristofer is a 9 letter name with 3 syllables. We couldn't find any information about what this name means. To see famous people named Kristofer, pop culture references for the name Kristofer and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Kristofer

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

Kristopher / Kristian / 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
20121888
20111555
20101799
20091979
20081293
20071399
20061279
20051657
20041186
20031218
20021015
2001974
2000870
1999934
1998901
1997769
1996743
1995741
1994614
1993590
1992593
1991575
1990562
1989538
1988503
1987473
1986526
1985537
1984559
1983532
1982512
1981553
1980592
1979571
1978438
1977441
1976560
1975666
1974577
1973712
1972851
1971911
19701562
19691320
19681383
19671321
19661272
19641685

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Colorado762
Ohio1129
Texas1275
California1669

Even more about Kristofer


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 Kristofer 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 Kristofer?

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
1978
Peak year
Male


Popularity Score™

Name Kristofer
Gender Male
Popularity 1 in 48,266
Letter count 9
Syllable count 3
Year first discovered 1964
2012 births +34

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