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What does Kirstin mean?

Kirstin Pronunciation of Kirstin [kirstin] as a girls' name has its root in Latin, and the meaning of the name Kirstin is "follower of Christ". Kirstin is a version of Christina (Latin). Kirstin is also a variant of Christine (French, Latin). Kirstin is also used as a variant of Kirsten (Scandinavian, Latin). See also Kirsi.


Kirstin has 12 variants: Keerstin, Keirstin, Kersten, Kerstin, Kiersten, Kierstin, Kierstynn, Kirsteen, Kirstine, Kirstyn, Kirstynn and Kyrstin.

19 more different relations via Christina, Christine, Kirsten: Christin, Cristin, Crystin, Khristina, Khristine, Kirsti, Kirstie, Kirsty, Kjerstin, Kristain, Kristen, Kristi, Kristin, Kristina, Kristine, Kristyn, Krystia, Krystina and Krystine.

Creative forms:
(female) Kistin, Konstin, ..

(male) Kirkin, Kirspin, ..

Middle name pairings:
Kirstin Karmyn (K.K.), ..

How popular is Kirstin?

Kirstin is a very popular first name for women (#1892 out of 4276, Top 44%) but a unique last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)

Kirstin entered the list in 1960-1969 and reached its top position of #564 in the U.S. in the year 1990, but is not ranked currently. (Top Baby Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Kirstin name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Kirstin outside U.S.

Which version is better?

with its source forms and related girl names. Popular alternative forms of Kirstin are Christin, Christina (#333 the previous year), Christine (#793), Cristin, Kerstin, Kiersten (#1398), Kierstin, Kirsten (#1736), Kirsti, Kirstie, Kirsty, Kirstyn, Kristen (#888), Kristi, Kristin (#1871), Kristina (#742), Kristine, Kristyn and Krystina. Usage of these relations of Kirstin reached its peak during the years 1980-1989 (average #870) and is now much lower (#1688, 96.7%), with versions such as Kristin becoming less fashionable.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Kirstin, Christin, Christina, Christine, Cristin in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Kerstin, Kiersten, Kierstin, Kirsten, Kirsti in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Kirstie, Kirsty, Kirstyn, Kristen, Kristi in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Kristin, Kristina, Kristine, Kristyn, Krystina in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Christin, Christina, Christine, Kirsten, Kirsty, Kristina outside U.S.

Similar Names

Kirstin is alike in pronunciation to Karsten. Other suggested similar names are Airin, Aislin, Austin, Chastin, Dustin, Eirin, Karin, Karlein (see Caroline), Karlin, Karmin, Karolin, Karrin, Karson, Kerin, Kerrin, Khristen, Khristian, Khristie, Khristin, Khrystina (see Khristina), Khrystyn, Kinsie, Kiri, Kiria, Kirstee, Kishi, Kissie, Kitti, Kittie, Korin, Korrin, Kristan, Kristian, Kristie, Kristien, Krysten, Krysti, Krystie, Krystil, Krystin, Krystyn, Tristin and Trystin. These names tend to be less frequently used than Kirstin.

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