Gender Masculine
Pronounced Pron. KAR-stən(Low German)
KAS-dən(Danish)
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Meaning & History

Low German form of CHRISTIAN.

Related Names

VariantsCarsten(Low German) Christen, Christian, Kristen, Kristian(Danish) Christen, Christian, Kristen, Kristian(Norwegian)
Other Languages & CulturesHristiyan, Kristian, Kristiyan, Hristo(Bulgarian) Kristijan, Krsto(Croatian) Kristián(Czech) Christiaan, Chris(Dutch) Christian, Chris, Kris(English) Kristjan, Kristo, Risto(Estonian) Kristian, Risto(Finnish) Kris(Flemish) Christian(French) Christian, Chris(German) Krisztián(Hungarian) Kristján(Icelandic) Cristiano(Italian) Christianus(Late Roman) Krišjānis, Kristiāns, Krišs(Latvian) Kristijonas(Lithuanian) Hristijan, Kristijan, Hristo(Macedonian) Krystian, Krystyn(Polish) Cristiano(Portuguese) Cristian, Cristi(Romanian) Kristijan, Krsto(Serbian) Kristián(Slovak) Kristijan, Kristjan(Slovene) Kito(Sorbian) Cristián, Cristian(Spanish) Christian, Kristian, Christer, Krister(Swedish)
Surname DescendantsKarstensen(Danish) Karstensen(Norwegian)

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Entry updated June 13, 2019