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Correct spelling: christian

Common misspellings for christian:

  • christain (39%)
  • christan (13%)
  • chrisitan (7%)
  • cristian (4%)
  • chirstian (4%)
  • christion (3%)
  • chritian (3%)
  • chrisitian (3%)
  • chistian (3%)
  • christin (2%)
Misspellings percentages are collected from over 15,411,110 spell check sessions on www.spellchecker.net from Jan 2010 - Jun 2012.

Christian \ch-ris-tian, chr(i)-stian\

Meaning:
follower of Christ
Origin:
Latin
Details:
Christian as a boy's name (also used as girl's name Christian), is pronounced KRIS-chen. It is of Latin origin, and the meaning of Christian is "follower of Christ". From Latin Christianus, a girl's name in the Middle Ages that became used as a male name, possibly due to the success of John Bunyan's "Pilgrim's Progress" (1684), whose hero is called Christian. The name of Christ is from Greek Khristos which is translated from the Hebrew term for "Messiah", meaning "anointed". The Cr- spellings are Spanish forms. In Denmark the name has been borne by ten kings since the 15th century. A famous bearer was the Danish author Hans Christian Andersen (1805-1875). Actor Christian Slater; French fashion designers Christian Dior, Christian Lacroix; Dr. Christiaan Barnard.
Meaning:
Chrystian.
Variants:
Krystiano, Chrestien, Chretien, Chris, Christan, Christer, Christiano, Christie, Christo, Christos, Christy, Cristian, Cristen, Cristiano, Cristino, Criston, Cristos, Cristy, Kit, Kris, Krister, Kristian, Kristo, Krystian.

Christian \ch-ris-tian, chr(i)-stian\

Meaning:
follower of Christ
Origin:
Latin
Details:
Christian as a girl's name (also used as boy's name Christian), is pronounced KRIS-t'-ynn. It is of Latin origin, and the meaning of Christian is "follower of Christ". From Latin Christianus. Christ is from Greek Khristos, a translation of the Hebrew term "Messiah", meaning "anointed". Christian and Christiana were used for women in medieval times, but by the 18th century, Christina was the more common form. Spanish and Italian forms begin with Cr-.
Related names:
Christen.
Meaning:
Christia, Christiann.
Variants:
Kristienne, Chris, Christiaan, Christiana, Christiane, Christianna, Christianne, Christina, Chrystian, Cristian, Cristiana, Cristianna, Cristianne, Karsten, Khristian, Kristian, Kristien.

Examples of usage for christian:

  1. What is his Christian name? "To-morrow?" , Victoria Cross.
  2. Christian name, I mean; not his father's." "Somehow Good" , William de Morgan.
  3. Go to bed, and don't keep decent Christian people awake at this hour of the night. "Somehow Good" , William de Morgan.