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Popularity
70k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Kristy

  • Gender: Girl
  • Origin: English
  • #792 All Time
Girls
Boys
More Popular Potential Spellings
76k Kristi
73k Krista

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



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YearTotal Babies BornGirls BornBoys BornRanking
1941660
194211110
1943990
1944770
194516160
194624240
194773730
194860600
194985850
19501091090
19511731730
19523323320
19532782780
19542672670
19553013010
19563693690
19574054050
19585055050
19594914910
19605435367
19615815810
19625595590
19637417410
19648228220
19657807800
19668008000
196784583510
19681,0621,0620
19691,3811,3729
19701,6321,6320
19711,8261,8206
19721,8381,8380
19731,8911,8910
19742,1002,08911
19751,9261,9197
19762,3382,32711
19774,0634,04518#68 girl name
19785,3525,33220#51 girl name
19794,8924,87913#56 girl name
19804,0754,05916#78 girl name
19813,2753,26411#94 girl name
19822,8542,84311
19832,2412,2410
19842,1642,1595
19852,0212,0210
19861,7921,7875
19871,5171,5125
19881,2871,2807
19891,2251,2187
19901,1331,1330
19919899890
19928388380
19936876870
19945865860
19955135130
19964854850
19973383380
19983053050
19992642640
20002682680
20012072070
20022152150
20031911910
20041671670
20051621620
20061491490
20071581580
20081421420
20091161160
20101051050
201169690
201291910
201388880
201478780

Want to know about the populiarty of Kristy? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 70,288 babies born with the name Kristy in the United States. That's more than enough Kristies to occupy the territory of Bermuda (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 64,237 (as of May 20, 2010). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1941 when it was given to 6 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Kristy" was in 1978 with a total of 5,332 babies. (That's a lot of baby Kristies)

According to the 1977 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Kristy" ranks #83 in popularity as a baby girl's name in Kansas. Imagine that, 39 babies in Kansas have the same name as you in 1977. Across the entire United States a total of 4,063 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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The map shows the relative popularity of the name Kristy in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess a name that was popular in the south west? Search for the name to check your answer!

Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

English

Origin and Meaning of Kristy

The name "Kristy" is of English origin, and it means "Diminutive form of names beginning with krist". It's a name commonly given to girls.

Kristy Swanson

Kristy Swanson is an actress with the most prominent portion of her career being from 1984 to present. Kristy was born in 1969 as Kristen Noel Swanson in Mission Viejo, California, U.S.

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Kristy McNichol

Kristy McNichol is an actress and singer with the most prominent portion of her career being from 1970 to 1998. Kristy was born in 1962 as Kristy McNichol in Los Angeles, California, U.S.

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Kristy Yang

Kristy Yang is an actress with the most prominent portion of her career being from 1 to present. Kristy was born in 1974 in Shanghai, China.

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Kristy Wright

Kristy was born in 1978 in Sydney, Australia.

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Kristy Kowal

Kristy Kowal is a swimmer. Kristy was born in 1978 in Reading, Pennsylvania.

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Alternative Meanings

K is for keen, your sense of honesty.

R is for relax, you know how!

I is for ideas, that you bring to life.

S is for sensible, the practical side.

T is for tasteful, the way you communicate.

Y is for yearn, your innermost desires.

Your name in reverse order is "Ytsirk". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Sykirt". 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 Kristy born May 10, 2001

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 Borneo approximately on 1550. Your profession was farmer, weaver, and tailor.

You were a seeker of truth and wisdom. You could have seen your future lives. Others perceived you as an idealist illuminating path to the future. Your lesson - to develop kind attitude to people, to acquire gift of understanding and compassion.

Name poster for Kristy

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