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Kristine

  • Gender: Girl
  • Origin: Scandinavian
  • Meaning: Christian
  • #703 All Time
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219k Kristen (German)
180k Kristin (German)
135k Kristina (Slavic)
73k Krista (Scandinavian)
53k Kirsten (German)
24k Kristian (Scandinavian)
3k Karsten (German)
2k Kerstin (Scandinavian)
< 1k Kjerstin (Scandinavian)
< 1k Kristjana (Scandinavian)

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1916 6 6 0
1917 8 8 0
1918 9 9 0
1919 6 6 0
1920 9 9 0
1921 10 10 0
1922 6 6 0
1923 6 6 0
1924 7 7 0
1925 9 9 0
1926 8 8 0
1927 7 7 0
1928 5 5 0
1929 5 5 0
1931 7 7 0
1932 5 5 0
1934 8 8 0
1935 10 10 0
1936 18 18 0
1937 15 15 0
1938 26 26 0
1939 33 33 0
1940 32 32 0
1941 61 61 0
1942 88 88 0
1943 123 123 0
1944 158 158 0
1945 213 213 0
1946 446 446 0
1947 718 718 0
1948 1,033 1,033 0
1949 1,175 1,175 0
1950 1,247 1,247 0
1951 1,755 1,755 0
1952 1,887 1,882 5
1953 1,247 1,247 0
1954 867 867 0
1955 994 994 0
1956 993 993 0
1957 986 986 0
1958 1,086 1,081 5
1959 1,022 1,022 0
1960 1,082 1,082 0
1961 1,182 1,175 7
1962 1,328 1,328 0
1963 1,747 1,747 0
1964 2,299 2,290 9
1965 3,170 3,164 6
1966 3,323 3,313 10
1967 3,299 3,292 7
1968 3,417 3,410 7
1969 3,338 3,324 14
1970 3,542 3,533 9
1971 2,969 2,962 7
1972 2,380 2,369 11
1973 2,163 2,149 14
1974 1,870 1,864 6
1975 1,560 1,560 0
1976 1,365 1,359 6
1977 1,564 1,564 0
1978 1,732 1,732 0
1979 1,455 1,455 0
1980 1,432 1,424 8
1981 1,368 1,360 8
1982 1,237 1,232 5
1983 1,259 1,259 0
1984 1,365 1,359 6
1985 1,450 1,442 8
1986 1,375 1,366 9
1987 1,374 1,369 5
1988 1,375 1,375 0
1989 1,384 1,376 8
1990 1,196 1,196 0
1991 1,001 996 5
1992 874 874 0
1993 796 796 0
1994 657 657 0
1995 517 517 0
1996 479 479 0
1997 373 373 0
1998 365 365 0
1999 284 284 0
2000 312 312 0
2001 261 261 0
2002 221 221 0
2003 197 197 0
2004 212 212 0
2005 186 186 0
2006 173 173 0
2007 177 177 0
2008 158 158 0
2009 139 139 0
2010 127 127 0
2011 108 108 0
2012 102 102 0
2013 100 100 0
2014 88 88 0

Want to know about the populiarty of Kristine? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 83,861 babies born with the name Kristine in the United States. That's more than enough Kristines to occupy the country of Andorra with an estimated population of 78,115 (as of July 1, 2011). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1916 when it was given to 6 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Kristine" was in 1970 with a total of 3,533 babies. (That's a lot of baby Kristines)

According to the 1968 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Kristine" ranks #66 in popularity as a baby girl's name in New Hampshire. Imagine that, 23 babies in New Hampshire have the same name as you in 1968. Across the entire United States a total of 3,417 babies also bear the same first name during the same year. OMG! It's tough being a popular person isn't it?

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Where is the name Kristine popular?

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

Have you been wondering what does the name "Kristine" mean? The list below shows the origins of Kristine as well as things modernly associated with the name Kristine such as celebrities named Kristine.

Scandinavian

Origin and Meaning of Kristine

The name "Kristine" is of Scandinavian origin, and it means "Christian". It's a name commonly given to girls.

Kristine Sutherland

Kristine was born in 1955 as Kristine Young in Boise, Idaho U.S.

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Kristine Lilly

Kristine Lilly is a football biography. Kristine was born in 1971 in New York City, New York, U.S.

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Kristine Sa

Kristine Sa is a singer, songwriter, television producer, and tv host specializing in pop music and anison music with the most prominent portion of her career being from 2 to present. Kristine was born in 1982 as Huynh Ngoc Nha Yen in Vietnam.

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Kristine Eikrem Engeset

Kristine was born in 1988.

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Alternative Meanings

K is for keepsake, you treasure your memories.

R is for reasonable, your understanding way.

I is for ideas, that you bring to life.

S is for sweetheart, you really are!

T is for time, you give to friends.

I is for instill, the lesson of life.

N is for nice, need I say more?

E is for extra, those little things you do!

Your name in reverse order is "Enitsirk". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Rsetniik". 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 Kristine born Apr 21, 1947

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 Northern China approximately on 700. Your profession was digger and undertaker.

You were a revolutionary type. You inspired changes in any sphere - politics, business, religion, housekeeping. You could have been a leader. Your lesson - to learn humility and faith in spiritual principles. You should believe in High Reason.

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