From German Names

Male Male Name

German Pronunciation

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

Predominant Age Group in Germany

Typically born between 1945 and 2000

Predominant Regional Usage

  • Western Germany

Variant Spellings

Variant Forms

See also Christopher

Origin and Meaning

German short form of Christophorus, a Latin form of the Greek name Χριστοφορος (Khristophóros) meaning 'bearing Christ'

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