Crystal: Meaning, Popularity, Origin of Baby Name Crystal
Origin of the name Crystal:
A 19th century coinage derived from the vocabulary word crystal, which denotes very clear, brilliant glass, or a clear, transparent quartz. Var: Cristell, Crystal, Crystell, Krystal.
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"I've found there are a lot of people who dislike the name and give it a bad rep. Whether that is because they know someone with the name and dislike them or because they dislike their own name so they have to take it out on someone's. Personally I like the name, it's worked for me since my parents first named me with it and no one seems to ever comment about it. It's a strong, thoughtful and creative name, and I don't think there is another that could match with the same properties." -Crystal.
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Crys, Chrissie, Crystie, Cray, Crysta, Crissy, Cris, Crissy, Cryssie
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A clear, brilliant glass
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Crystal Cox, American Olympic medalist and a contestant on the reality show "Survivor: Gabon"
Crystal Gayle, country singer
Crystal Kay, Japanese singer and songwriter
Crystal Taliefero, American percussionist (Billy Joel band)
Crystal Waters, dance music singer and songwriter
Crystal McKellar, American actress and attorney
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"Crystal" by Elton John