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Krissy

What does Krissy mean?

Krissy Pronunciation of Krissy [kris-sy] as a name for girls is of Latin derivation, and the meaning of Krissy is "follower of Christ". Krissy is a version of Chrissie (Latin): pet version of Christina and Christine. Krissy is also a variant of Krista (Czechoslovakian, Latin). Krissy is also used as a variant of Kristen (Latin).

Variations

Krissy has 13 variants: Chrisie, Chrissa, Chrissee, Chrissy, Chrisy, Crissey, Crissie, Crissy, Krisi, Krissa, Krissie, Krisy and Kryssa.

25 more relations via Chrissie, Christina, Krista, Kristen: Chrissty, Christy, Cris, Crista, Cristi, Cristy, Khris, Khristy, Khristya, Kris, Krisia, Krisina, Krissina, Kristan, Kristel, Kristi, Kristie, Kristin, Kristy, Kristyn, Kristyna, Krysia, Krysta, Krysti and Krystyn.

Creative forms:
(female) Kersy, ..

(male) Krisby, ..

Middle name pairings:
Krissy Sara (K.S.), ..

How popular is Krissy?

Krissy is a somewhat popular first name for women (#3258 out of 4276, Top 76%) but a rare last name for all people. (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Krissy entered the list in 1970-1979 and reached its apex position of #1481 in the U.S. then, but is not in the Top 1000 currently. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)

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

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

Which version is better?

with its source forms and related girl names. Popular variation forms of Krissy appearing in the Top 2000 are Chrissie, Chrissy, Christina (#333 last year), Christy, Cris, Crissie, Crissy, Crista, Cristi, Cristy, Kris, Krista (#1697), Kristan, Kristel, Kristen (#888), Kristi, Kristie, Kristin (#1871), Kristy, Kristyn and Krysta. Other variants, like Chrissty, are seldom used. Usage of these forms of Krissy was at its peak 35 years ago (average #965) and is now much diminished (#1854, 97.4%), with forms like Christy becoming less stylish.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Krissy, Chrissie, Chrissy, Christina, Christy in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Cris, Crissie, Crissy, Crista, Cristi in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Cristy, Kris, Krista, Kristan, Kristel in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Kristen, Kristi, Kristie, Kristin, Kristy in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Kristyn, Krysta in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Krissy is alike in pronunciation to Cressa, Cressy, Crissa and Kryssi. Other recommended names are Brissa, Cissy, Drisy, Eriss, Karess, Karessa, Karis, Karisa, Karisha, Karissa, Karisse, Karyssa, Kassy, Kessy, Kharissa, Kirsi, Koressa, Korissa, Koryssa, Kristey, Kristl (see Crystal), Krysty, Lissy, Missy, Prissy, Sissy and Trissa. These names tend to be less commonly used than Krissy.

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