in the U.S.
- Gender: Girl
- Origin: Scandinavian
- Meaning: Christian
- #776 All Time
Pronunciation of Krista
How popular is the name "Krista" in the U.S.?
|Year||Total Babies Born||Girls Born||Boys Born||Ranking|
|1986||3,065||3,054||11||#93 girl name|
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 was first given to 5 or more babies 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 1974 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Krista" ranks #97 in popularity as a baby girl's name in Ohio. Imagine that, 160 babies in Ohio have the same name as you in 1974. Across the entire United States a total of 1,815 babies also bear the same first name during the same year. OMG! It's tough being a popular person isn't it?
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 east? Search for the name to check your answer!
Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations
Have you been wondering what does the name "Krista" mean? The list below shows the origins of Krista as well as things modernly associated with the name Krista such as celebrities named Krista.
Origin and Meaning of Krista
The name "Krista" is of Scandinavian origin, and it means "Christian". It's a name commonly given to girls.
K is for kindness, you always show.
R is for romp, you know how to have fun!
I is for intense, your zest of living.
S is for scholar, the brilliant in you.
T is for treat, that you always are.
A is for abundant, your cheer knows no bounds.
Your name in reverse order is "Atsirk". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Rsiakt". 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.
Past life for Krista born May 8, 1994
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 Korea approximately on 1750. Your profession was entertainer, musician, poet, and temple-dancer.
You were sane, practical person, materialist with no spiritual consciousness. Your simple wisdom helped the weak and the poor. You should develop your talent for love, happiness and enthusiasm and to distribute these feelings to all people.
Name poster for Krista
Here's something for you to ponder on...
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