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Gender: Female Origin of Christa: Short form of Christina Meaning of Christina: Greek, "a Christian"

The name Christa is a girl's name of German origin. Christa and is often added to lists like Girl Names Ending with A and discussed in our forums with posts like "This or That?------------girls!".

From the experts:

Fading since the 1970s -- but still a lovely name.

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Famous People Named Christa

Christa Ingeborg, Princess of Thurn and Taxis
Christa Paffgen, birth name of Nico, German rock singer
Christa Brittany Allen, American actress
Christa McAuliffe, American teacher/astronaut on Challenger
Christa Miller, American actress
Christa Borden, Canadian pop singer
Christa Campbell, American actress
Christa Rigozzi, Miss Switzerland 2006
Christa Sauls, American actress
Christa Speck, German model
Christa Williams, German pop singer
Christa Luding-Rothenburger, German athlete
Christa Johnson, American golfer

Pop Culture References for the name Christa

Christa, character in the video game "The Walking Dead"
Christa Carlyle, character in Netflix's "American Vandal"


paulapuddephatt Says:


Quite cute, could also be a nickname for Christabella or Christabel