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Kristen Meaning


What does Kristen mean?

The name Kristen is of Danish origin.

The meaning of Kristen is "a Christian".

It is also of English and German origin, where its meaning is "follower of Christ".

Kristen is used as both a boys and girls name.

It consists of 7 letters and 2 syllables and is pronounced Kris-ten.

The Given Name Kristen

Kristen is a form of Christina, Christine. See Christina, Christine for further details.

Kristen is a popular and enchanting name.

A wonderfully classic name.

Wrap it up and take it home, Kristen may just be the name you're looking for.

Some famous bearers of this name include: Kristen Bell, Kristen Stewart, and Kristen Wiig.

Kristen Popularity

In the U.S. in 2015, it ranked 888 in baby name popularity for girls with 308 occurrences. It ranked 7,752 in baby name popularity for boys with 10 occurrences.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 813 in baby name popularity for girls with 340 occurrences. It ranked 7,862 in baby name popularity for boys with 10 occurrences.

Want to see how Kristen sizes up? How it compares to some other names? Then check out the Kristen Name Popularity Page.

Kristen Related Names

Kristen is a form of Christina, Christine.

Variants of the name Kristen include Christen, Christyn, Crysten.

The name Krysta is a form of Kristen.

Famous Kristens

  • Kristen Bell ~ Actress
  • Kristen Stewart ~ Actress
  • Kristen Wiig ~ Actress

Kristen Numerology

What will your new littleKristen be like?

It may all be in the numbers.

The numbers that make up your child's name.

Numerology may give you some insight.

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Kristen Name Fun

Would you like to fingerspell the name Kristen in American Sign Language?

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Kristen.

Just for fun, see the name Kristen in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.

Learn about nautical flags and see your name or message written in nautical flags, on the Kristen in Nautical Flags page.