What does Kiersten mean?
(female) Keisten, Kierte, ..
(male) Kierden, Kierken, .. Middle name pairings:
Kiersten Lia (K.L.), ..
How popular is Kiersten?
Kiersten is a somewhat prominent first name for females (#3123 out of 4276, Top 73%) but an unusual last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Kiersten was first listed in 1970-1979 and reached its highest rank of #424 in the U.S. in 1996, and is at #1398 presently. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)
Which version is better?with its source form and related girl names. Kirsten (#1736 via latest list), Kirsty, Kirstyn, Kirstin, Kirsti, Kierstin, Kerstin and Kirstie are the popular variation forms of Kiersten (#1398 via latest list). These forms of Kiersten were popular as birth names 24 years ago (adoption of 0.2%) and are now much less widespread, with forms such as Kirstie becoming somewhat dated.
Kiersten▼ is pronounced similarly to Karsten. Other suggested similar names are Keren, Khristeen (see Christina), Khristel, Khristen, Khristena (see Christina), Khristin, Khrystyn, Kirstee, Kristan, Kristee (see Christy), Kristeen, Kristel, Kristen▼, Kristena, Kristene, Kristey, Kristien, Kristin▼, Kristyn▼, Krystee, Krystel, Krysten, Krystene, Krystin and Krystyn. These names tend to be less commonly used than Kiersten.See names in meaning and etymology.