Other Origin(s):German, Greek
Meaning:Follower of Christ; Ice, crystal
Christel is a girl’s name of Latin and Greek origin. In Germany, it’s sometimes used as a diminutive of the Latin name Christina, meaning “follower of Christ.” If you’re hoping to pass your faith on to baby, this name could be a lovely choice. Christel may also be a variant of the name Crystal, which ultimately derives from the Greek word krustallos, meaning “ice, crystal.” A fitting name for your little gem! Whichever meaning or origin you prefer, you can’t go wrong with this pretty name.
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