What does Kiersten mean?
Kiersten /kier-sten/ [2 sylls.] as a name for girls. The name Kiersten means "follower of Christ". Kiersten is a variant form of Kirsten (Scandinavian, Latin): transcription of Christine. Compare surname Karsten.
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)
Displayed below is the birth name popularity of Kiersten for girls. Kiersten was first listed in 1990 and reached its highest rank of #424 in the U.S. in 1996, but is not found in the list at the moment. (Top 1000 Birth Names Records, 2014)
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Kiersten and associated names. Kirsty, Kristyn, Kirstin, Kirstie and Kirsten are the popular variation forms of Kiersten. These girl names were at the apex of their popularity in the year 1991 (usage of 0.45%) and are now much less widespread, with the forms Kirsten, Kiersten, Kirstie, Kirstin and Kristyn becoming somewhat dated. (Top 1000 Birth Names Records, 2014)