[ 2 syll. (c)hris-ten, ch-rist-en ] The baby boy name Christen is also used as a girl name, with the latter form being much more common. It is pronounced as KRIHSTehN †. Christen is used chiefly in the English language and its origin is Latin. Christen is a variant of the name Christian (English, French, German, and Scandinavian).
Christen is infrequently used as a baby name for boys. It is not listed in the top 1000 names. Among the group of boy names directly linked to Christen, Christian was the most commonly used in 2018. Christen has in the past century been mostly given to girls.
Baby names that sound like Christen include Kristen (Scandinavian), Carsten (German), Carstown, Chrestien, Christain, Christan, Christein, Christian (English, French, German, and Scandinavian), Christiane, Crisdean (Gaelic), Cristen, Cristián (Spanish), Croston (English), Karsten (German), Khristan, Khristin, Kirsten (German), Kristian (English, Estonian, Finnish, Russian, and Scandinavian), Kristián (Czech), and Kristjan (Estonian and Slavic).
† Pronunciation for Christen: K as in "key (K.IY)" ; R as in "race (R.EY.S)" ; IH as in "it (IH.T)" ; S as in "see (S.IY)" ; T as in "tee (T.IY)" ; EH as in "ebb (EH.B)" ; N as in "knee (N.IY)"