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Meaning and name origin

Crispin \c-ris-pin, cr(i)-spin\ as a boy's name is pronounced KRIS-pin. It is of Latin origin, and the meaning of Crispin is "curly-haired". From Crispinus, which is derived from the old Roman family name Crispus. Saint Crispin was a third-century martyr who came to be known as the patron of shoe makers, especially in England. Actor Crispin Glover.

Crispin has 7 variant forms: Crepin, Crespin, Crispian, Crispino, Crispo, Crispus and Crisspin.

For more information, see also the related boy name Krispin.

There is 1 feminine form of Crispin: Crispina.


Crispin is not a popular first name for males but a very popular surname or last name for all people (#14363 out of 88799) (2000 U.S. Census).

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