Meaning and name origin
Khrista \k(h)-ris-ta, khr(i)-sta\ as a girl's name is of Latin origin, and the meaning of Khrista is "follower of Christ". Khrista is a variant of Christa (Latin): Latinate short form of Christine and Christina.
Khrista is not a popular first name for females and an equally uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Khrista and its variant forms. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Christa, Krysta, Krista and Crysta. (2014 statistics).
Khrista is also pronounced similarly to Chrissta, Christi, Christy, Khristie, Khristy, Khristya, Kristi and Kristy. Other suggested similar baby names are Khristal, Khristel, Khristen, Khristena, Khristian, Khristin, Khristina, Khristyna, Khrystal, Kristal, Kristan and Kristl. These names tend to be more commonly used than Khrista.