Given Name CRISTIANO

GENDER: Masculine
PRONOUNCED: kree-STYA-no (Italian), kreesh-TYA-noo (Portuguese)   [details]

Meaning & History

Italian and Portuguese form of CHRISTIAN. A famous bearer is Portuguese soccer player Cristiano Ronaldo (1985-).

Categories

celebrity babies, footballers
FEMININE FORMS: Cristiana, Cristina (Italian), Cristiana, Cristina (Portuguese)
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Kristian, Kristiyan (Bulgarian), Kristijan, Krsto (Croatian), Carsten, Christian, Karsten, Kristian, Christen, Christer, Kresten, Kris, Kristen (Danish), Christiaan, Chris (Dutch), Christian, Chris, Kris (English), Kristjan (Estonian), Kristian (Finnish), Christian (French), Christian (German), Krisztián (Hungarian), Kristján (Icelandic), Christianus (Late Roman), Kristiāns (Latvian), Kristijonas (Lithuanian), Carsten, Karsten (Low German), Hristijan, Kristijan (Macedonian), Christian, Karsten, Kristian, Christen, Kristen (Norwegian), Krystian, Krystyn (Polish), Cristian, Cristi (Romanian), Kristijan (Serbian), Kristijan, Kristjan (Slovene), Cristián (Spanish), Christian, Kristian, Christer, Krister (Swedish)