Meaning and Name Origin
Criston has 21 more related forms via Christian: Chretien, Chris▼, Christer, Christiano, Christie, Christo, Christos, Christy, Cristen, Cristian▲, Cristiano, Cristino, Cristos, Cristy, Kit, Kris▼, Krister, Kristian▲, Kristo, Krystian and Krystiano.
Criston is an uncommonly occurring first name for men. Criston is an equally uncommon last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Shown below is a comparison of the popularity of the boy name Criston and affiliated names. Christian (#42 the previous year), Cristian (#273), Chris (#514), Kristian (#656), Cristiano (#872) and Kris are the popular variation forms of Criston (#unlisted). Usage of these boy names reached its highest in 1996 and is somewhat lower today, with the versions Chris and Kris becoming less fashionable. Christian (#42), Cristian (#273) and Kristian (#656) are three of the more trendy names for newborns here, with Christian going through a resurgence in usage. (Top 1000 Birth Names Records, 2014)