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 1987 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Krista" ranks #91 in popularity as a baby girl's name in Missouri. Imagine that, 66 babies in Missouri have the same name as you in 1987. Across the entire United States a total of 2,559 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 region near the Rockies? 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 rational, the way you think.
I is for impressive, your list of qualities.
S is for serene, your calm time.
T is for treasure, that 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 "Rtkais". 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 Sep 19, 1990
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 Central India approximately on 1300. Your profession was preacher, publisher, and scribbler of ancient inscriptions.
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 task - to make the world more beautiful. Physical and spiritual deserts are just waiting for your touch. Keep smiling!
Name poster for Krista
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.