Meaning and name origin
Kristi \k-ris-ti, kr(i)-sti\ as a girl's name is of Latin and Czechoslovakian origin, and the meaning of Kristi is "follower of Christ". Kristi is a variant of Christina (Latin): simplified form of Christiana, feminine of Christianus (see Christian), or a Latin form of Middle English Christin "Christian" (Old English "christen", from Latin). Also a variant of Christy (Latin): pet form of Christina and Christine, and in Scotland and Ireland, of Christopher. Kristi is also used as a variant of Krista (Czechoslovakian), Kristen (Latin).
Kristi▼ has 29 variant forms: Chrissta, Chrissti, Chrisstie, Chrissty, Christa▼, Christey, Christi▼, Christie▼, Chrystee, Chrystie, Crista, Cristi, Cristie, Cristy▼, Crysta, Crystie, Khristie, Khristy, Khristya, Khrysta, Kristee, Kristey, Kristie▼, Kristy▼, Krysta▼, Krystee, Krysti, Krystie, Krysty.
Kristi is a very popular first name for females (#319 out of 4276, Top 7%) but an uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Kristi for girls. Kristi reached its highest rank of #106 in the U.S. in 1970-1979. (2014 statistics).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Kristi and its variant forms. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Christina (#326), Kristen (#814), Kristi, Kristie, Krista, Kristy, Krysta, Crysta, Christi, Christie, Christy, Cristy and Christa. (2014 statistics).
Kristi▼ is also pronounced similarly to Khrista. Other suggested similar baby names are Khristin, Kirsti, Krisi, Kristain, Kristal▼, Kristan, Kristel, Kristian▼, Kristien, Kristin▼, Kristina▼, Kristine▼, Kristl, Kristle, Kristol, Kristyn▼, Krystia, Krystil, Krystin and Krystl. These names tend to be less commonly used than Kristi.