Christiana Name Meaning & Origin
Origin of the name Christiana:
Feminine form of Christian, which is from the Greek christianos (a Christian, a follower of Christ).
From A World of Baby Names by Teresa Norman.
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My best friend was very nearly named Christiana but her parents went with Charlotte-Ann instead.
- Nicknames for Christiana
Chris, Christie, Chrissy, Tiana, Christi, Christy
- Meanings and history of the name Christiana
Form of Christina, meaning "Christian woman". An alternative form is Christiania.
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- Christiana in song, story & screen
Christiana was the name of a main character in Pilgirm's Progress.
It was also used in Nanny McPhee (movie) for one of the children (as Christianna).
Christiania was the name of the city of Oslo, Norway between 1625-1925. It had been known as Oslo before burning to the ground in 1625, but took the name Christiania after being rebuilt by King Christian IV. It officially resumed the name Oslo in 1925.