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in the U.S.
since 1880


Gender: Girl. Ranked #792 most popular

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What does the name "Kristy" mean?

Kristy (English): Diminutive form of names beginning with krist

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. There are 2 other names that are similar to this one.

K is for kid, the child within.

R is for rely, everyone's trustworthy friend.

I is for intense, your zest of living.

S is for sensational, you know how to make a splash!

T is for tried, tried and true you.

Y is for young, the years never show!

Your name in reverse order is "Ytsirk". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Krytsi". 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.

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


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 first appeared 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 1954 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Kristy" is not a popular baby girl's name in Kansas. Imagine that, only 6 babies in Kansas have the same name as you in 1954. Across the entire United States a total of only 267 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

Where is the name Kristy popular?

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 north east? Search for the name to check your answer!

Celebrities named Kristy

Kristy Swanson

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


Kristy McNichol

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


Kristy Yang

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


Kristy Wright

Kristy was born in 1978 in Sydney, Australia.


Kristy Kowal

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


Past life for Kristy born Dec 7, 1942

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 1625. 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.

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