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in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Kristoff

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  • A user from Ohio, United States says the name Kristoff is of Scandinavian origin and means "Christ".
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International Interest

Notable Persons Named Kristoff

Kristoff is an iceman (occupation). Kristoff is also known as Iceman.


He has had major accomplishments since 1975. Kristoff was born as the child of Christopher St. John on July 15th, 1966 in New York City. Kristoff is also known as Cristoff St. JohnChristopher St. John.


Kristoff Vernard is a comics character.


Kristoff Krane is a hip hop music rapping and hip hop production. He was most active from 2005 to present. Kristoff was given the name Christopher M. Keller on November 2nd, 1983. Kristoff is also known as Keller and Christopher M..


Kristoff was born on June 9th, 1974 in Târgu Bujor.


Kristoff Wood is a soccer player for the Lyford Cay FC and Bahamas national football team. Kristoff was born on August 12th, 1992 in The Bahamas.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Kristoff

Kristoff is an iceman (occupation). Kristoff is also known as Iceman.


Alexander was born on July 5th, 1987 in Oslo, Norway.


Ivan Kristoff is an aviator and aerial and vertical rope rescuer. Ivan was born on June 27th, 1968 in Bulgaria. Ivan is also known as The Canadian Spiderman.


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International Interest for Kristoff

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Popularity in the US

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Popularity of Kristoff as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Kristoff U.S.
  White 95.45% 64.26%
  African American 0.00% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.82% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.82% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 2.09% 16.26%

Of Last Name Kristoff

People with the last name Kristoff are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Kristoff

  • How Popular is the name Kristoff? Kristoff is the 17,078th most popular name of all time. As a last name Kristoff was the 23,222nd most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Kristoff have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 462 babies born with the first name Kristoff in the United States. That's more than enough people named Kristoff to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Kristoff? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1977 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Kristoff first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Kristoff is Sunday, January 1st, 1899.
  • What year had the most people named Kristoff born? The highest recorded use of the first name Kristoff was in 2015 with a total of 41 babies.
  • Random Kristoff Factoid: According to the 2009 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Kristoff is not a popular baby boy's name in Texas. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Texas have the same name as you in 2009.
  • Weird things about the name Kristoff: Your name in reverse order is Ffotsirk. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Forftkis. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Kristoff? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 1,098 people with the last name Kristoff.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Kristoff? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Kristoff as their last name since less than 1 person in 270k 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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