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Kristy name meaning

Last Name
334
in the U.S.
in 2010
Girls
Boys

How to Pronounce Kristy

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Meaning and Origin

What does the name Kristy mean? Keep reading to find the user submitted meanings, dictionary definitions, and more.

Origin and Meaning of Kristy

User Submitted Origins

English
69%
Australian
15%
Latin
8%
Anglo-Saxon
8%

User Submitted Meanings

  1. A user from India says the name Kristy means "Follower of Christ".
  2. According to a user from Canada, the name Kristy means "A Christian name meaning 'follower of christ.'".
  3. 2 submissions from the United Kingdom and New Zealand agree the name Kristy means "Wonderful".
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Wiktionary
  1. A variant of Christie, a diminutive of Christina and related female names.

Notable Persons Named Kristy

Notable Persons Named Kristy

Kristy Swanson

Kristy Swanson is an actress. She has had major accomplishments since 1984. Kristy was given the name Kristen Nöel Swanson on December 19th, 1969 in Mission Viejo, California, U.S.

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Kristy McNichol

Kristy McNichol is an actress and singer. She was most prominent from 1970 to 1998. Kristy was given the name Christina Ann McNichol on September 11th, 1962 in Los Angeles, California, U.S.

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Poison Ivy

Poison Ivy is a punk rock, rock, and roll musician. She plays Guitarist, Bassist, and Vocals. Her career lasted from 1976 to 2009. Poison was given the name Kristy Marlana Wallace on February 20th, 1953 in San Bernardino, California. Poison is also known as Poison Ivy, Poison Ivy Rorschach, Wallace, Kristy Marlana; Ivy, and Poison.

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Calli Cox

Calli was given the name Kristy Jo Connelly on February 26th, 1977 in Robinson, Illinois.

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Kristy Wu

Kristy was born on October 11th, 1982 in Los Angeles.

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Kristy Hinze

Kristy was born on October 16th, 1979 in Gold Coast, Queensland.

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  • Kristy Lee Cook
    Singer
  • Kristy Oatley
  • Kristy Cavinder
  • Kristy McPherson
  • Kristy Jackson
    Musician
  • Kristy Pond
  • Kristy Borza

Common last names for Kristy

  • Adams

Common first names for Kristy

  • John

Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Kristy U.S.
  White 91.32% 64.26%
  African American 2.10% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 1.80% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.00% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 2.69% 16.26%

Of Last Name Kristy

People with the last name Kristy are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Kristy

  • How Popular is the name Kristy? Kristy is the 834th most popular name of all time. As a last name Kristy was the 60,347th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Kristy have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 70,537 babies born with the first name Kristy in the United States. That's more than enough people named Kristy to occupy the territory of Bermuda (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 64,237 (as of May 20, 2010).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Kristy? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1941 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Kristy first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Kristy is Sunday, December 3rd, 1893.
  • What year had the most people named Kristy born? The highest recorded use of the first name Kristy was in 1978 with a total of 5,331 babies. That's a lot of babies named Kristy!
  • Random Kristy Factoid: According to the 1978 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Kristy ranks 78th in popularity as a baby girl's name in California. Imagine that, 390 babies in California have the same name in 1978.
  • Weird things about the name Kristy: The name spelled backwards is Ytsirk. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Iyrskt. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Kristy? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 334 people with the last name Kristy.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Kristy? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Kristy as their last name since less than 1 person in 909k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!
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