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First Name
47k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
19k
in the U.S.
in 2010

Christie

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21k Christi (Irish)
2k Cristie (Irish)

How popular is the baby name Christie in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born Ranking
1881 5 5 0
1882 7 7 0
1883 6 6 0
1884 5 5 0
1885 9 9 0
1886 5 5 0
1887 9 9 0
1888 16 16 0
1889 6 6 0
1891 7 7 0
1892 18 18 0
1893 21 16 5
1894 11 11 0
1895 18 13 5
1896 10 10 0
1897 17 17 0
1898 15 15 0
1899 17 17 0
1900 15 15 0
1901 12 12 0
1902 10 10 0
1903 5 5 0
1905 5 5 0
1906 9 9 0
1907 8 8 0
1908 10 10 0
1909 10 5 5
1910 10 10 0
1911 17 12 5
1912 18 13 5
1913 15 7 8
1914 28 18 10
1915 30 19 11
1916 22 15 7
1917 36 24 12
1918 34 17 17
1919 36 14 22
1920 26 9 17
1921 31 15 16
1922 32 16 16
1923 39 21 18
1924 42 21 21
1925 31 20 11
1926 33 18 15
1927 30 10 20
1928 35 18 17
1929 29 16 13
1930 17 8 9
1931 30 15 15
1932 23 11 12
1933 26 13 13
1934 16 8 8
1935 17 11 6
1936 28 20 8
1937 23 13 10
1938 26 20 6
1939 36 24 12
1940 65 58 7
1941 85 74 11
1942 132 119 13
1943 108 99 9
1944 91 83 8
1945 107 95 12
1946 145 135 10
1947 236 225 11
1948 254 240 14
1949 344 327 17
1950 311 295 16
1951 352 336 16
1952 427 415 12
1953 418 407 11
1954 371 358 13
1955 489 482 7
1956 495 480 15
1957 537 529 8
1958 551 535 16
1959 499 484 15
1960 595 585 10
1961 536 529 7
1962 531 524 7
1963 565 556 9
1964 532 527 5
1965 475 468 7
1966 746 737 9
1967 864 852 12
1968 1,053 1,038 15
1969 1,212 1,203 9
1970 1,325 1,311 14
1971 1,391 1,383 8
1972 1,492 1,480 12
1973 1,520 1,512 8
1974 2,717 2,706 11
1975 3,041 3,027 14 #96 girl name
1976 2,021 2,010 11
1977 1,768 1,757 11
1978 1,540 1,534 6
1979 1,467 1,458 9
1980 1,125 1,113 12
1981 1,038 1,032 6
1982 1,040 1,040 0
1983 1,108 1,098 10
1984 1,124 1,115 9
1985 1,090 1,083 7
1986 989 980 9
1987 814 808 6
1988 768 761 7
1989 656 656 0
1990 573 573 0
1991 452 452 0
1992 458 458 0
1993 381 374 7
1994 312 312 0
1995 255 255 0
1996 217 217 0
1997 222 222 0
1998 187 187 0
1999 150 150 0
2000 123 123 0
2001 114 114 0
2002 106 106 0
2003 108 108 0
2004 78 78 0
2005 82 82 0
2006 62 62 0
2007 65 65 0
2008 75 75 0
2009 55 55 0
2010 64 64 0
2011 50 50 0
2012 53 53 0
2013 38 38 0
2014 31 31 0
2015 46 46 0

Fun Facts about the name Christie

  • How many people with the first name Christie have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 46,619 babies born with the first name Christie in the United States. That's more than enough people named Christie to occupy the territory of Turks and Caicos Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 44,493 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Christie? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1881 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Christie first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Christie is Monday, February 5th, 1872.
  • What year had the most people named Christie born? The highest recorded use of the first name Christie was in 1975 with a total of 3,027 babies. That's a lot of babies named Christie!
  • Random Christie Factoid: According to the 1974 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Christie ranks 49th in popularity as a baby girl's name in Hawaii. Imagine that, 21 babies in Hawaii have the same name as you in 1974.
  • Weird things about the name Christie: Your name in reverse order is Eitsirhc. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Iricesht. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Christie? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 18,681 people with the last name Christie.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Christie? If you manage to meet 100,000 people in your life, chances are that 6 of them will have Christie as their last name.
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Popularity of Christie as a first name

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Popularity of Christie as a last name

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Common last names for Christie

  • Smith
  • Johnson
  • Jones
  • Anderson
  • Williams
  • Brown
  • Wilson
  • Thompson
  • Moore
  • White
  • Gray

Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Christie U.S.
  White 78.40% 64.26%
  African American 13.20% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 1.51% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 2.20% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.83% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 2.86% 16.26%

Of Last Name Christie

People with the last name Christie are most frequently White or African American

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

Have you been wondering what does the name "Christie" mean? The list below shows the origins of Christie as well as things modernly associated with the name Christie such as celebrities named Christie.

Irish

Origin and Meaning of Christie

The name "Christie" is of Irish origin, and it means "Abbreviation of Christine. Follower of Christ". It's a name commonly given to girls.

Other Dictionary Sources
  1. Prolific English writer of detective stories (1890-1976)
  1. A diminutive of the female given name Christine and of its variant forms; fairly common as a formal female given name in the 20th century.
  2. A mostly Scottish and Irish diminutive of the male given name Christopher.
  3. A patronymic surname​ derived from Christopher or Christian.

Christie Brinkley

Christie Brinkley is a model, actress, and designer with the most prominent portion of her career being from 1973 to present. Christie was born in 1954 as Christie Lee Hudson in Monroe, Michigan, U.S.

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Christie Rampone

Christie Rampone is a football biography. Christie was born in 1975 in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, U.S.

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Christie Clark

Christie was born in 1973 as Christie Mary Clark in Los Angeles, California, U.S.

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Christie Hayes

Christie was born in 1986 in South Coast, NSW.

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Christie Cavalli

Christie was born in 1982.

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Other Inspirations for the Name Christie

Christie Brimberry
Christie Dashiell
Christie Hefner
Christie Digital
Christie Clinton
Christie Adams

Notable Persons With the Last Name Christie

Agatha Christie

Agatha Christie is a novelist, short story writer, playwright, and poet. Agatha was born in 1890 as Agatha Mary Clarissa Miller in Torquay, Devon, England, UK.

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Julie Christie

Julie Christie is an actress and activist with the most prominent portion of her career being from 1957 to present. Julie was born in 1941 as Julie Frances Christie in Chabua, Assam,British India.

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Steve Christie

Steve Christie is a NFL player. Steve was born in 1967 in Hamilton, Ontario.

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What does the name Christie mean?

Cis for calm, a pleasant trait.

His for hope, the encouragement you give.

Ris for rewards, from your hard work

Iis for ignite, the fire in you!

Sis for strength, there when needed.

Tis for treasure, that of your friendship.

Iis for impartial, a great arbiter

Eis for easy going, no ruffles here.

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