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What does Krysten mean?

Krysten Pronunciation of Krysten [krys-ten] as a girls' name is a Latin name, and the meaning of Krysten is "follower of Christ". Krysten is a variant form of Kristen (Latin).


Krysten has 9 variants: Khristin, Kristan, Kristeen, Kristin, Kristine, Kristyn, Krystin, Krystyn and Krystynn.

9 more alternative forms via Kristen: Krista, Kristel, Kristi, Kristian, Kristina, Kristyna, Krysia, Krysta and Krystyna.

Creative forms:
(female) Kryske, Kryste, ..

(male) Krysden, Kryston, ..

Middle name pairings:
Krysten Alba (K.A.), ..

How popular is Krysten?

Krysten is a somewhat popular first name for females (#3319 out of 4276, Top 78%) but a rare last name for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)

Krysten entered the list in 1980-1989 and reached its peak rank of #836 in the U.S. in the year 1990, but is not listed currently. (2015 Birth Statistics)

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

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

Which version is better?

with its source form and related girl names. Kristina (#742 in 2015), Kristen (#888), Krista (#1697), Kristin (#1871), Krysta, Krystin, Krystyna, Kristyn, Kristine, Kristian, Kristel, Kristan and Kristi are the popular related forms of Krysten ranked in the Top 2000. Other variants, like Krysia, are seldom used. These forms of Krysten were at the apex of their popularity during the years 1980-1989 (adoption of 1.77%) and are now significantly less common (adoption 0.04%, down 97.8%).

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Krysten, Krista, Kristan, Kristel, Kristen in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Kristi, Kristian, Kristin, Kristina, Kristine in U.S.

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

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

Similar Names

Krysten is pronounced similarly to Chrysten, Chrystyn, Cristin, Cristyn, Crystene, Crystin, Crystine, Khristeen, Khrystyn, Khrystyne, Kristain, Kristien, Kristyne, Krystene, Krystine and Krystyne. Other recommended names are Cristen, Crystel, Crystena, Karsten, Kersten, Kerstin, Khristel, Khristen, Khristena (see Christina), Khrysta, Khrystal, Khrystina (see Khristina), Khrystle, Khrystyna, Kiersten, Kirstee, Kirsteen, Kirsten, Kirstin, Kirstyn, Kristal, Kristee (see Christy), Kristeena, Kristell, Kristena, Kristene, Kristey, Kristie, Kristl (see Crystal), Kristle, Kristol, Kristy, Krystal, Krystale (see Crystal), Krystaleen (see Crystal), Krystalin, Krystall, Krystalyn, Krystee, Krysteena, Krystel, Krystelle, Krysti, Krystia, Krystiana, Krystie, Krystil, Krystina, Krystka (see Christina), Krystl, Krystle, Krystlea, Krystol (see Crystal), Krysty, Krystyl (see Crystal), Kyrstin, Tristen, Trystan and Trystin. These names tend to be less frequently used than Krysten.

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