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Crystal meaning and name origin

Crystal \c-rys-tal, cr(y)-stal\ as a girl's name is pronounced KRISS-tal. It is of Greek origin, and the meaning of Crystal is "ice". From "krystallos". The English word for the clear glass, sometimes cut into the shape of a gemstone. 19th-century coinage, similar to names such as Coral. The TV series "Dynasty" made the name famous in the 1980s with a character named Krystle. Chrystal a variant spelling probably influenced by Greek "khrysos" meaning "gold". As a boy's name, Crystal originated as an old Scottish form of Christopher. Cr- spellings are Spanish/Italian.

Crystal has 75 variant forms: Christal, Christalene, Christalin, Christall, Christalle, Christalyn, Christel, Christele, Christell, Christella, Christelle, Christl, Christle, Christleen, Christline, Christol, Christyl, Chrystal, Chrystalle, Chrystalynn, Chrystel, Chrystele, Chrystle, Chrystol, Crisiant, Cristal, Cristalle, Cristalyn, Cristel, Cristella, Cristle, Crysta, Crystalann, Crystalina, Crystall, Chrystalla, Crystalyn, Crystalynn, Crystel, Crystell, Crystle, Cyrstal, Kristal, Kristall, Kristale, Kristalee, Kristaline, Kristalyn, Kristel, Kristell, Kristelle, Kristl, Kristle, Kristol, Krystel, Krystalanne, Krystale, Krystaleen, Krystalin, Krystalina, Krystall, Krystelle, Krystil, Krystl, Krystle, Krystlea, Krystlelea, Krystol, Krystyl, Khristalle, Khrystle, Kristle, Krystal, Krystalle and Krystle.

For more information, see also the related name Christina.

Crystal is also pronounced similarly to Khrystal. Other suggested similar baby names are Chrysta, Crista, Crystabel, Crystie and Crystin.

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Popularity of Crystal

Crystal is a very popular first name for females (#102 out of 4276) and also a very popular surname or last name for all people (#14943 out of 88799) (2000 U.S. Census).

Displayed below is the baby names popularity of Crystal name for girls (2012 statistics). Compare Crystal with its variant forms and related girl baby names.

Top 1000 ranking of Crystal name in U.S.
Top 100 ranking of Crystal outside U.S.


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