Cristi is a unisex baby name of Greek origin that means “follower of Christ”. In the US, Cristi is primarily thought of as a feminine name, but it is a common masculine diminutive of Christian in both Ireland and Romania.

Meaning of the name Cristi:

Greek: follower of Christ

Origin of the name Cristi:

Cristi is a baby girl’s name of Greek origin that refers to a follower of the Christian religion. Cristi is a diminutive of Christina. Cristi is also the Romanian and Irish masculine diminutive of Christian.

Symbolism of the name Cristi:

Cristi means “follower of Christ” and is a diminutive of Christine or Christian. Cristi is associated with common symbols of the Christian faith such as the cross, lions, lambs, and churches.

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Gender of the name Cristi:

Cristi is a unisex baby name given to both boys and girls.

Pronunciation of the name Cristi:


Number of syllables in the name Cristi:


Emotion evoked from the name Cristi:

Cristi evokes feelings of compassion and charity.

Alternative spellings for the name Cristi:

Kristi, Kristie, Kristy, Christy, Christi, Christie, Cristie

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Popularity of the name Cristi:

According to the Social Security Administration, Cristi is a popular baby girl’s name. Cristi was in the top 1000 baby girl names list between 1968 and 1976. It peaked at #825 in 1973. Cristi has never appeared in the top 1000 baby boy names.

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Famous people with the name Cristi:

  • Cristi Conaway (American actress)
  • Cristi Puiu (Romanian film director)
  • Cristi Minculescu (Romanian musician)
  • Cristi Cons (Romanian DJ and musician)
  • Cristi Harris (American actress)
  • Cristi Dozier (American television personality)

Cristi in popular culture:

  • Cristi (television, “Pariu cu viața”)
  • Cristi (film, “Poppy Fields”)
  • Cristi (video games, “Pokemon” series)