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.?
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#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 1980 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Krista" ranks #77 in popularity as a baby girl's name in North Dakota. Imagine that, 15 babies in North Dakota have the same name as you in 1980. Across the entire United States a total of 2,538 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 rapport, friends seek you.
I is for ignite, the fire in you!
S is for superb, a great attitude about life.
T is for tried, tried and true you.
A is for advantage, for you are blessed with many.
Your name in reverse order is "Atsirk". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Aitkrs". 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 Oct 25, 1930
I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Scotland approximately on 925. Your profession was seaman, cook, and carpenter.
Your psychological profile shows you had a natural talent of psychologist and knew how to use the opportunities. Cold-blooded and calm in any situation. The timid, lonely and self-confident people are everywhere, and your problem - to overcome these tendencies in yourself and then to help other people.
Name poster for Krista
Here's something for you to ponder on...
Do the Name Game - Acrostic Challenge - This game is very simple to play. All you have to do is think of another name to spell out each letter of your name.