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 1986 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Krista" ranks #78 in popularity as a baby girl's name in West Virginia. Imagine that, 27 babies in West Virginia have the same name as you in 1986. Across the entire United States a total of 3,065 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 west? 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 keepsake, you treasure your memories.
R is for rely, everyone's trustworthy friend.
I is for instill, the lesson of life.
S is for smile, it gives you face value.
T is for treasure, of your friendship.
A is for able, for you surely are.
Your name in reverse order is "Atsirk". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Rtkasi". 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 5, 2009
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 Southern China approximately on 1700. Your profession was trainer and holder of the fine animals, birds, and insects.
You were a revolutionary type. You inspired changes in any sphere - politics, business, religion, housekeeping. You could have been a leader. You are bound to solve problems regarding pollution of environment, recycling, misuse of raw materials, elimination of radioactivity by all means including psychological methods.
Name poster for Krista
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