Gender: Male Origin of Cristiano: Italian and Portuguese variation of Christian

Cristiano Origin and Meaning

The name Cristiano is a boy's name of Spanish origin.

Variation of the popular religious name, boosted by megastar Portuguese footballer Cristiano Ronaldo.

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stella2007 Says:


I have been obsessed with this name lately. It's fresh and modern but still classic and useable like Christian. I also associate the name with Cristiano Ronaldo who is one of the worlds most talented soccer/football players and he's extremely handsome too!

stella2007 Says:


Love that combo, I hope you chose it for your boy.

SimoneKadele Says:


Love it!

heather Says:


We named our son Cristiano Vitti, his middle name is my mother in law's maiden name...we call him Cruz for short:) both names though!!!!

kellygattuso Says:


Love the name. Thinking Luca Cristiano for our boy!

rq79 Says:


my son's middle name - absolutely love this name. (Cristiano Ronaldo makes it even easier to like!)