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Kristin - Meaning of Kristin

What does Kristin mean?

[ 2 syll. kris-tin, kr-ist-in ] The baby girl name Kristin is pronounced KRIHS-TihN in English or KRIHS-TiyN in German †. Kristin's origin is Latin, and its use, English, German, and Scandinavian. Kristin is a variant transcription of Christina (Dutch, English, German, Greek, and Scandinavian).

Christin (Middle English and Scandinavian variant spelling) is a form of Kristin.

See also the related categories, scandinavian and german.

Kristin is an uncommon baby name for girls. At the height of its usage in 1981, 0.545% of baby girls were given the name Kristin. It ranked at #31 then. The baby name has since steeply fallen in popularity, and is of only infrequent use now. In 2018, within the group of girl names directly linked to Kristin, Christina was the most popular. The name Kristin has been mostly given to girls, although it has also been used as a boy name in the past century. In 1975, the name Kristin was given to 52 times as many girls than boys.

Baby names that sound like Kristin include Khristine, Kristene, Kristyn, Krystin, Krystine, Christin, Christine, Christyn, Chrystine, Cristen, Cristin, Cristine, Cristyn, Crystin, Crystine, Crystyn, Karsten, Karstin, Karstine, and Kearstin.

† Pronunciation for Kristin: K as in "key (K.IY)" ; R as in "race (R.EY.S)" ; IH as in "it (IH.T)" ; S as in "see (S.IY)" ; T as in "tee (T.IY)" ; N as in "knee (N.IY)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)"

A famous person named Kristin is Actress, Kristin Scott Thomas, born 24 May 1960, Cornwall, England.

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