Kristian name meaning

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in 2010

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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Kristian

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  1. A submission from Louisiana, U.S. says the name Kristian means "Christ bearer".
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Notable Persons Named Kristian

Notable Persons Named Kristian

Varg Vikernes

Varg Vikernes is a black metal and ambient music musician. He was most prominent from 1988 to present. Varg was given the name Kristian Vikernes on February 11th, 1973 in Bergen. Varg is also known as Count Grishnackh; Greifi Grishnackh; ; Greven; Louis Cachet and Count Grishnackh; Greifi Grishnackh; ('The Count'); Greven; Louis Cachet.

Kristian Nairn

Kristian Nairn is an actor and disc jockey. He was most prominent from 2011 to present. Kristian was born Kristian Nairn on November 25th, 1975 in Lisburn.


Gaahl is a black metal, ambient music, and folk music musician. He plays Vocals. He was most active from 1993 to present. Gaahl was given the name Kristian Eivind Espedal on August 7th, 1975 in Sunnfjord.

Kristian Alfonso

Kristian Alfonso is an actress and actor. She was most active from 1981 to present. Kristian was given the name Kristian-Joy Alfonso on September 5th, 1963 in Brockton, Massachusetts.

Kristian Bush

Kristian Bush is a folk rock and country music musician and singer-songwriter. He plays Mandolin, Acoustic guitar, Harmonica, Electric guitar, Fiddle, and Vocals. His ongoing career started in 1990. Kristian was given the name Kristian Merrill Bush on March 14th, 1970.

Kristian Kostov

Kristian Kostov is a pop music, folk music, and acoustic music musician. He was most prominent from 2014 to present. Kristian was born on March 15th, 2000 in Moscow. Kristian is also known as Kris.

  • Kristian Bruun
  • Kristian Digby
    Television Presenter
  • Kristian Olaf Bernhard Birkeland
  • Kristian Thulesen Dahl
    Leader of the Danish People's Party
  • Kristian Lundin
    Record Producer
  • Kristian Thomas
  • Kristian Jensen
    Deputy Prime Minister of Denmark
  • Kristian Kiehling
  • Kristian Kristiansen Laake
  • Kristian Nicht
    Soccer Player
  • Kristian Valen
  • Kristian Aadnevik
  • Kristian Hoffman
  • Kristian Ranta

Notable Persons With the Last Name Kristian

Notable Persons With the Last Name Kristian

Giles Kristian

Giles was born in 1975.

Marty Kristian

Marty Kristian is a pop music singer-songwriter. He plays Human voice, Guitar, and Banjo. He was most active from 1960 to present. Marty was given the name Martin Vanags on May 27th, 1947 in Leipzig.

David Kristian

David Kristian is a film score and film composer. David was born on November 5th, 1967 in Canada.

Jerome A. Kristian

Jerome was born on June 5th, 1934. He died on June 22nd, 1996.

Margit Kristian

Margit was born on June 20th, 1913. She died on January 20th, 2008.


Common last names for Kristian

  • Hansen
  • Andersen
  • Nelson

Common first names for Kristian

  • Mary
  • John

Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Kristian U.S.
  White 84.74% 64.26%
  African American 3.68% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 3.68% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.00% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 4.21% 16.26%

Of Last Name Kristian

People with the last name Kristian are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Kristian

  • What name lists does Kristian rank for?
  • How Popular is the name Kristian? Kristian is the 1,520th most popular name of all time. As a last name Kristian was the 95,955th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Kristian have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 26,160 babies born with the first name Kristian in the United States. That's more than enough people named Kristian to occupy the territory of British Virgin Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 24,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Kristian? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1942 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Kristian first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Kristian is Saturday, June 24th, 1871.
  • What year had the most people named Kristian born? The highest recorded use of the first name Kristian was in 1997 with a total of 614 babies.
  • Random Kristian Factoid: According to the 2007 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Kristian is not a popular baby boy's name in Illinois. Imagine that, only 22 babies in Illinois have the same name in 2007.
  • Weird things about the name Kristian: The name spelled backwards is Naitsirk. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Itriknas. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Kristian? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 190 people with the last name Kristian.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Kristian? Kristian is one of the most unique last names recorded.
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