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Crispin 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 shoemakers, 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 name Krispin.

Baby names that sound like Crispin are Crosbie, Crosby and Crosbey.

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Popularity of Crispin

Crispin is not a popular first name for men but a very popular surname or last name for all people (#14363 out of 88799) (1990 U.S. Census).

Displayed below is the baby names popularity of the name Crispin for boys (2012 statistics). Compare Crispin with its variant forms and related boy baby names.
Popularity of name Crispin
Popularity of Crispin