Origin of the name Christine
Christine, of Latin origin, is a very popular first name. It is more often used as a girl (female) name.
People having the name Christine are in general originating from Bahamas, France, Germany, Greece, Jamaica, Luxembourg, United Kingdom, United States of America.
For another variant of the name Christine across the world, see Christina.
Name meaning of Christine
- Follower of christ
- Name Number: 6
- Interpretation: Home, Family, Love, Balance, Harmony, Help, Warmth, Social justice
History and Related Information
English and French: form of Christina, not much used in Britain until the end of the 19th century. Until fairly recently it was principally associated with Scotland, but now it is very popular in all parts of the English-speaking world.
Short form: English: Chris.
Pet forms: Scottish: Chrissie; Chirsty, Kirstie (Gaelic Ciorstaidh, Curstaidh; Ciorstag; Ciorsdan).
Popularity of the given name
The name Christine is ranked on the 78ᵗʰ position of the most used names. It means that this name is very frequently used.
We estimate that there are at least 2628300 persons in the world having this name which is around 0.078% of the population.
The graph below represents the number of people who were given this name for each year since 1900 in the U.S.A.:
The name Christine has nine characters. It means that it is relatively long-length, compared to the other names in our database.
Name Day Calendar
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