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in the U.S.
since 1880


Gender: Girl. Ranked #776 most popular

Similar Names
219k Kristen (German)
180k Kristin (German)
135k Kristina (Slavic)
84k Kristine (Scandinavian)
53k Kirsten (German)
3k Karsten (German)
2k Kerstin (Scandinavian)

What does the name "Krista" mean?

Krista (Scandinavian): Christian

The name "Krista" is of Scandinavian origin and it means "Christian". It's a name commonly given to girls. There are 4 other names that are similar to this one.

K is for keen, your sense of honesty.

R is for radiant, it's your personality!

I is for impressive, your list of qualities.

S is for strength, there when needed.

T is for time, you give to friends.

A is for activities, for you have many.

Your name in reverse order is "Atsirk". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Akstir". How do you pronounce that?

Now try the names of everyone you know including friends, cousins, neighbors, classmates, co-workers or your pets. Even your favorite anime, TV or movie characters! See what their names mean. Remember, this is purely just for fun.

How popular is the name "Krista" in the U.S.?


Want to know about the populiarty of Krista? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 73,117 babies born with the name Krista in the United States. That's more than enough Kristas to occupy the country of Dominica with an estimated population of 71,293 (as of May 14, 2011). The name first appeared in the year 1937 when it was given to 6 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Krista" was in 1986 with a total of 3,054 babies. (That's a lot of baby Kristas)

According to the 1999 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Krista" is not a popular baby girl's name in Maryland. Imagine that, only 14 babies in Maryland have the same name as you in 1999. Across the entire United States a total of only 806 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

Where is the name Krista popular?

The map shows the relative popularity of the name Krista in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess a name that was popular in the west? Search for the name to check your answer!

Celebrities named Krista

Krista Allen

Krista Allen is an actress and model with the most prominent portion of their career being from 1994 to present. Krista was born in 1972 in Ventura, California, U.S.


Krista Ayne

Krista Ayne is an adult biography. Krista was born in 1982 in Staten Island, New York, U.S.


Past life for Krista born Feb 25, 1948

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Northern Australia approximately on 1675. Your profession was leader, major, and captain.

Psychologically, you were timid, constrained, and quiet. You had creative talents, waited until that life to be liberated. Sometimes environment considered you strange. Your main lesson in present - to develop magnanimity and feeling of brotherhood. Try to become less adhered to material property and learn to have only as many, as you may give back.

Here's something for you to ponder on...

The Theory Behind The Name Game - Finding a good baby name is one of the dilemmas that plague parents who live in a modern setting. Parents do have the right to be conscious about the name.