What does Kristin mean?
Kristin \k-ris-tin, kr(i)-stin\ as a girls' name is of Latin and French derivation, and the meaning of the name Kristin is "follower of Christ". Kristin is a variation of Christina (Latin). Kristin is also a variation of Christine (French, Latin). Kristin is also used as a derivative of Kristen (Latin).
Kristin▼ has 32 variants: Chrisstan, Chrisstine, Christain, Christan, Christeen, Christene▼, Christin▼, Christinn, Christyne, Chrystine, Cristin, Cristine, Crystene, Crystin, Crystine, Khristeen, Khristin, Khristine, Kristain, Kristaine, Kristan, Kristeen, Kristine▼, Kristyn▼, Kristyne, Krysten, Krystene, Krystin, Krystine, Krystyn, Krystyne and Krystynn.
Kristin▼ has 25 more alternative forms via Christina, Christine, Kristen: Cristen, Cristi, Cristie, Cristina▼, Hristina, Khristina, Kirstin▼, Krisina, Krissie, Krissina, Krista▼, Kristel, Kristena, Kristene, Kristi▼, Kristian▼, Kristijna, Kristina▼, Kristinia, Kristinna, Kristy▼, Kristyna, Krisztina, Krystia and Krystina▼.
Kristin is a very prominent first name for women (#214 out of 4276, Top 5%) and a slightly less prominent last name for both adults and children (#98770 out of 150436, Top 66%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Charted below is the birth name popularity of Kristin for girls. Kristin was first listed in 1940-1949 and reached its peak position of #42 in the U.S. during the years 1980-1989, but is not listed currently. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Below is a charted analysis of the popularity of the girl name Kristin and corresponding names. Popular varying forms of Kristin appearing in the Top 1000 are Christeen, Christene, Christin, Christina (#326 the previous year), Christine (#689), Cristin, Cristina, Kirstin, Krista, Kristan, Kristen (#814), Kristi, Kristian, Kristina (#779), Kristine, Kristy, Kristyn, Krysten, Krystin and Krystina. Usage of these girl names reached its peak in 1990 (usage of 0.517%) and is now much less (usage 0.0663%, down 87.2%), with versions like Christina, Christine, Cristina, Kristen and Kristina becoming somewhat dated. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Kristin▼ is pronounced similarly to Cristyn and Kristien. Other suggested similar baby names are Keirstin, Kerstin, Khristen, Khristian, Khristie, Kristal▼, Kristee, Kristey, Kristiana, Kristiane, Kristiann, Kristie▼, Kristl, Kristle, Kristol, Krysti, Krystie, Krystil, Kyrstin and Tristin. These names tend to be less commonly used than Kristin.