From German Names

Male Male Name

German Pronunciation

Listen to the German pronunciation of Christian. The speaker is a native speaker of Standard German from Schleswig-Holstein / Northern Germany:

Variant Spelling

Variant Forms

For female forms see Christiane, Christina

Origin and Meaning

German short form of the Latin name Christianus = 'follower of Christ'

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