Christophe

First Name
5k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
860
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

What does the name Christophe mean? Find out below.

Origin and Meaning of Christophe

"Christophe" is a name of French origin, and it means "With Christ inside". It's a name commonly given to boys.

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  1. A male given name, French form of Christopher.

Notable Persons Named Christophe

Christopher Lambert is an actor. He was most active from 1978 to present. Christopher was given the name Christophe Guy Denis Lambert on March 29th, 1957 in Great Neck, New York.

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Christophe Cuvillier is a ceo of unibail-rodamco, unibail-rodamco, and ceo ofunibail-rodamco. Christophe was born on December 5th, 1962 in Etterbeek.

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Bob Sinclar is a house, reggae fusion, raggamuffin, electro house, dance, french house, electronic, hip house, house music, ragga, dance music, and electronic music record producer and disc jockey. He plays Phonograph. He was most active from 1987 to present. Bob was given the name Christophe Le Friant on May 10th, 1969.

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Christophe Jallet is a soccer player for the Olympique Lyonnais, UA Cognac, Chamois Niortais F.C., FC Lorient, Paris Saint-Germain F.C., and France national football team. Christophe was born on October 31st, 1983 in Cognac, France.

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Christophe Dugarry is a soccer player for the FC Girondins de Bordeaux, A.C. Milan, FC Barcelona, Olympique de Marseille, Birmingham City F.C., Qatar SC, and France national football team. Christophe was born on March 24th, 1972 in Lormont, France.

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Christophe Beck is a film score composer and television score composer. Christophe was given the name Jean-Christophe Beck in Montreal, Quebec, Canada.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Christophe

Christophe is a pop music musician. He has had major accomplishments since 1963. Christophe was given the name Daniel Bevilacqua on October 13th, 1945.

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Titof was given the name Christophe on October 5th, 1973 in Lunéville.

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Eugène Christophe was a cyclist. Eugène was born on January 22nd, 1885 in Malakoff, Paris, France. He died on February 1st, 1970.

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François-Ferdinand was born in 1794. He breathed his last breath in 1805.

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Henri was born on July 23rd, 1884. He breathed his last breath on June 17th, 1968.

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Jean-François Christophe is a soccer player for the Seraing United, RC Lens, Portsmouth F.C., A.F.C. Bournemouth, Yeovil Town F.C., Southend United F.C., Oldham Athletic A.F.C., AFC Compiègne, Lincoln City F.C., K.V.K. Tienen-Hageland, and CS Avion. Jean-François was born on June 27th, 1987 in Creil, France.

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1929 5 0 5
1945 8 0 8
1946 15 0 15
1947 22 0 22
1948 49 0 49
1949 96 0 96
1950 156 0 156
1951 222 0 222
1952 285 0 285
1953 287 0 287
1954 283 0 283
1955 340 0 340
1956 306 0 306
1957 257 0 257
1958 176 0 176
1959 130 0 130
1960 106 0 106
1961 76 0 76
1962 72 0 72
1963 58 0 58
1964 49 0 49
1965 68 0 68
1966 49 0 49
1967 44 0 44
1968 53 0 53
1969 54 0 54
1970 67 0 67
1971 48 0 48
1972 68 0 68
1973 42 0 42
1974 35 0 35
1975 34 0 34
1976 19 0 19
1977 28 0 28
1978 30 0 30
1979 38 0 38
1980 39 0 39
1981 32 0 32
1982 28 0 28
1983 37 0 37
1984 35 0 35
1985 45 0 45
1986 40 0 40
1987 41 0 41
1988 34 0 34
1989 39 0 39
1990 39 0 39
1991 19 0 19
1992 23 0 23
1993 31 0 31
1994 22 0 22
1995 19 0 19
1996 28 0 28
1997 24 0 24
1998 22 0 22
1999 32 0 32
2000 15 0 15
2001 16 0 16
2002 16 0 16
2003 13 0 13
2004 14 0 14
2005 14 0 14
2006 17 0 17
2007 19 0 19
2008 14 0 14
2009 9 0 9
2010 11 0 11
2011 10 0 10
2012 7 0 7
2013 8 0 8
2014 12 0 12
2015 5 0 5
2016 10 0 10

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Popularity of Christophe as a first name

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Popularity of Christophe as a last name

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Common last names for Christophe

  • Smith
  • Johnson
  • Jones
  • Williams
  • Brown
  • Miller
  • Davis
  • Wilson
  • Martin
  • White
  • Moore
  • Clark
  • Jackson
  • Anderson
  • Murphy
  • Allen
  • Harris

Common first names for Christophe

Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Christophe U.S.
  White 15.23% 64.26%
  African American 78.26% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.58% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.70% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.86% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 3.37% 16.26%

Of Last Name Christophe

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

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Fun Facts about the name Christophe

  • What name lists does Christophe rank for?
  • How Popular is the name Christophe? Christophe is the 4,023rd most popular name of all time. As a last name Christophe was the 27,898th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Christophe have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 4,514 babies born with the first name Christophe in the United States. That's more than enough people named Christophe to occupy the territory of Saint Helena, Ascension and Tristan da Cunha (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 4,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Christophe? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1929 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Christophe first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Christophe is Wednesday, July 10th, 1861.
  • What year had the most people named Christophe born? The highest recorded use of the first name Christophe was in 1955 with a total of 340 babies.
  • Random Christophe Factoid: According to the 1953 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Christophe is not a popular baby boy's name in California. Imagine that, only 91 babies in California have the same name as you in 1953.
  • Weird things about the name Christophe: Your name in reverse order is Ehpotsirhc. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Prtoscehih. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Christophe? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 860 people with the last name Christophe.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Christophe? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Christophe as their last name since less than 1 person in 345k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
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