Christos

First Name
3k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
351
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Christos

"Christos" is a name of Greek origin, and it means "Diminutive form of Christopher". It's a name commonly given to boys.

Wiktionary
  1. accusative plural of christus

Notable Persons Named Christos

Christos Papadimitriou is a scientist in the fields of algorithm, computational complexity theory, game theory, and evolution. Christos was given the name Christos Harilaos Papadimitriou, on August 16th, 1949 in Athens.

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Christos was born in 1965.

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Christos Donis is a soccer player for the FC Lugano, Panathinaikos F.C., and Greece national under-19 football team. Christos was born on October 9th, 1994 in Athens.

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Christos was born on April 16th, 1978.

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Christos Aravidis is a soccer player for the AEK Athens F.C., Akratitos F.C., Panionios F.C., Ethnikos Asteras F.C., Aris Thessaloniki F.C., Doxa Drama F.C., Greece national under-17 football team, Greece national under-19 football team, and Greece national under-21 football team. Christos was born on March 13th, 1987 in Athens, Greece.

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Christos Dantis is a laïko and rock music musician, songwriter, and producer. He has had major accomplishments since 1986. Christos was given the name Christos Vlahakis on September 26th, 1966 in Athens.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Christos

Chris Demetriou is a musician. He has had major accomplishments since 1960. Chris was given the name Christos in Paphos. Chris is also known as Chris Dee and Chris Demetriou.

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Jon Christos is a classical music and crossover music musician. He has had major accomplishments since 2004. Jon was born on March 23rd, 1976.

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Kapralos was born in 1930. He breathed his last breath in 1979.

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Laskaris was born in 1931. He left this life on December 11th, 2008.

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Flevaris Christos is an athlete for the A.O.Loutraki F.C.

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Zavros Christos is an athlete for the FC Kontu Itä-Helsinki.

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1915 5 0 5
1916 11 0 11
1918 9 0 9
1919 6 0 6
1920 11 0 11
1921 5 0 5
1922 14 0 14
1923 8 0 8
1924 10 0 10
1925 10 0 10
1926 13 0 13
1927 6 0 6
1928 9 0 9
1930 12 0 12
1931 6 0 6
1932 9 0 9
1934 6 0 6
1935 5 0 5
1936 7 0 7
1937 5 0 5
1940 7 0 7
1941 7 0 7
1943 6 0 6
1945 5 0 5
1946 5 0 5
1947 7 0 7
1948 11 0 11
1949 9 0 9
1951 5 0 5
1952 7 0 7
1953 9 0 9
1954 13 0 13
1955 7 0 7
1956 12 0 12
1957 9 0 9
1958 15 0 15
1959 16 0 16
1960 9 0 9
1961 18 0 18
1962 21 0 21
1963 22 0 22
1964 22 0 22
1965 17 0 17
1966 34 0 34
1967 26 0 26
1968 27 0 27
1969 30 0 30
1970 43 0 43
1971 46 0 46
1972 34 0 34
1973 53 0 53
1974 46 0 46
1975 46 0 46
1976 43 0 43
1977 48 0 48
1978 51 0 51
1979 65 0 65
1980 56 0 56
1981 46 0 46
1982 45 0 45
1983 47 0 47
1984 45 0 45
1985 37 0 37
1986 35 0 35
1987 39 0 39
1988 47 0 47
1989 58 0 58
1990 43 0 43
1991 43 0 43
1992 47 0 47
1993 32 0 32
1994 40 0 40
1995 27 0 27
1996 29 0 29
1997 37 0 37
1998 45 0 45
1999 31 0 31
2000 44 0 44
2001 52 0 52
2002 37 0 37
2003 39 0 39
2004 46 0 46
2005 37 0 37
2006 57 0 57
2007 40 0 40
2008 50 0 50
2009 61 0 61
2010 52 0 52
2011 44 0 44
2012 35 0 35
2013 31 0 31
2014 41 0 41
2015 44 0 44
2016 47 0 47

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Popularity of Christos as a first name

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Popularity of Christos as a last name

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Common last names for Christos

  • Pappas
  • Papadopoulos

Common first names for Christos

Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Christos U.S.
  White 91.74% 64.26%
  African American 2.85% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.71% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 2.56% 16.26%

Of Last Name Christos

People with the last name Christos are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Christos

  • How Popular is the name Christos? Christos is the 5,626th most popular name of all time. As a last name Christos was the 57,914th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Christos have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2016, the Social Security Administration has recorded 2,604 babies born with the first name Christos in the United States. That's more than enough people named Christos to occupy the territory of Svalbard and Jan Mayen (Norway) with an estimated population of 2,495 (as of March 1, 2010).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Christos? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1915 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Christos first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Christos is Sunday, September 10th, 1876.
  • What year had the most people named Christos born? The highest recorded use of the first name Christos was in 1979 with a total of 65 babies.
  • Random Christos Factoid: According to the 1987 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Christos is not a popular baby boy's name in Illinois. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Illinois have the same name as you in 1987.
  • Weird things about the name Christos: Your name in reverse order is Sotsirhc. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Oischtrs. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Christos? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 351 people with the last name Christos.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Christos? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Christos as their last name since less than 1 person in 833k 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).
  • Wiktionary: Titles and License.
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