Krystal

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74k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
117
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Krystal

"Krystal" is a name of American origin, and it means "A clear, brilliant glass". It's a name commonly given to girls.

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  1. A female given name, a re-spelling of Crystal.

Notable Persons Named Krystal

Krystal is a singing, actor, model (people), singer, actress, and model. She has had major accomplishments since 2000. Krystal was given the name Chrystal Soo Jung on October 24th, 1994 in San Francisco.

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Krystal was born on November 24th, 1981 in King George County, Virginia.

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Krystal Forscutt is an accounts assistant. Krystal was born on July 12th, 1986 in Australia.

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Krystal was given the name Krystal Virulchanya on November 28th, 1987 in Bangkok, Thailand.

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Krystal Meyers is a christian rock, contemporary christian music, alternative rock, pop music, dance-pop, and electro (music) singer, songwriter, and singing. Her most notable accomplishments were from 2005 to 2009. Krystal was given the name Krystal Nicole Meyers .

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Krystal Harris-Peterson is a pop music singing. Her most notable accomplishments were from 1999 to present. Krystal was born on November 7th, 1981.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Krystal

Krystal is a singing, actor, model (people), singer, actress, and model. She has had major accomplishments since 2000. Krystal was given the name Chrystal Soo Jung on October 24th, 1994 in San Francisco.

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Arthur Krystal is a list of essayists, editing, and screenwriter.

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How popular is the baby name Krystal in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born Ranking
1946 16 16 0
1947 8 8 0
1948 6 6 0
1949 9 9 0
1950 8 8 0
1951 55 55 0
1952 59 59 0
1953 40 40 0
1954 36 36 0
1955 37 37 0
1956 45 45 0
1957 62 62 0
1958 84 84 0
1959 88 88 0
1960 121 121 0
1961 123 123 0
1962 133 133 0
1963 152 152 0
1964 197 197 0
1965 178 178 0
1966 174 174 0
1967 172 172 0
1968 236 236 0
1969 234 234 0
1970 338 338 0
1971 384 384 0
1972 454 454 0
1973 480 480 0
1974 473 473 0
1975 485 485 0
1976 550 550 0
1977 847 847 0
1978 1,080 1,074 6
1979 1,170 1,165 5
1980 1,163 1,163 0
1981 2,133 2,133 0
1982 3,516 3,504 12 #83 girl name
1983 3,729 3,716 13 #78 girl name
1984 3,948 3,931 17 #74 girl name
1985 5,963 5,936 27 #53 girl name
1986 4,955 4,927 28 #61 girl name
1987 4,387 4,380 7 #70 girl name
1988 4,032 4,017 15 #74 girl name
1989 3,810 3,786 24 #82 girl name
1990 3,300 3,290 10
1991 2,972 2,957 15
1992 2,629 2,618 11
1993 2,211 2,211 0
1994 1,889 1,889 0
1995 1,565 1,565 0
1996 1,336 1,336 0
1997 1,188 1,188 0
1998 1,093 1,093 0
1999 929 929 0
2000 890 890 0
2001 795 795 0
2002 742 742 0
2003 736 736 0
2004 703 703 0
2005 719 719 0
2006 604 604 0
2007 617 617 0
2008 555 555 0
2009 454 454 0
2010 391 391 0
2011 364 364 0
2012 325 325 0
2013 301 301 0
2014 259 259 0
2015 227 227 0
2016 217 217 0
2017 200 200 0

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Popularity of Krystal as a first name

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Popularity of Krystal as a last name

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Common last names for Krystal

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Krystal U.S.
  White 76.07% 64.26%
  African American 5.13% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 8.55% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.00% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 9.40% 16.26%

Of Last Name Krystal

People with the last name Krystal are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Krystal

  • What name lists does Krystal rank for?
  • How Popular is the name Krystal? Krystal is the 789th most popular name of all time. As a last name Krystal was the 142,108th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Krystal have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 74,381 babies born with the first name Krystal in the United States. That's more than enough people named Krystal to occupy the country of Dominica with an estimated population of 71,293 (as of May 14, 2011).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Krystal? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1946 when it was given as a first name to 16 new born babies.
  • When was Krystal first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Krystal is Wednesday, April 8th, 1891.
  • What year had the most people named Krystal born? The highest recorded use of the first name Krystal was in 1985 with a total of 5,936 babies. That's a lot of babies named Krystal!
  • Random Krystal Factoid: According to the 1985 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Krystal ranks 104th in popularity as a baby girl's name in South Dakota. Imagine that, 10 babies in South Dakota have the same name as you in 1985.
  • Weird things about the name Krystal: Your name in reverse order is Latsyrk. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Rkastly. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Krystal? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 117 people with the last name Krystal.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Krystal? Krystal is one of the most unique last names recorded.

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
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