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Boy Name: Kristian

Name: Kristian
Pronunciation: \k-ris-tian, kr(i)-stian\
Gender / Sex: boy name boy (Kristian's also a girl name)
Meaning: follower of Christ
Origin: Scandinavian
Sounds Like: Krystian, Cristian
Variant forms: Krist, Kristan, Kristien


Kristian \k-ris-tian, kr(i)-stian\ as a boy's name (also used as girl's name Kristian), is pronounced KRIS-t'-yun. It is of Scandinavian and Latin origin, and the meaning of Kristian is "follower of Christ". Variant of Christian.

Kristian has 3 variant forms: Krist, Kristan and Kristien.

Baby names that sound like Kristian are Krystian and Cristian.

View a list of the 2 names that reference Kristian.


Kristian is not a popular first name for men and an equally uncommon surname or last name for both men and women. (1990 U.S. Census)

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