Kristy Name Meaning & Origin

Kristy

Pronunciation: KRIS-tee (key)

Origin of the name Kristy:

A short form of Christine, which is derived from the Latin Christiāna, which is from christiānus, a derivative of the Greek christianos (a Christian, a follower of Christ).

From A World of Baby Names by Teresa Norman.

Related Names:

Kristi, Christy

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Nicknames for Kristy

Kiki
Kricket
Kris

Meanings and history of the name Kristy

Spelt KRISTY is the Scottish version of the Italian name Christiana, (the male equivalent being Christian), meaning female follower of Christ.

Famous real-life people named Kristy

Kristy Swanson, actress
Kristy McNichol, actress

Kristy in song, story & screen

Song: Kristy, Are you doing okay? Artist: Offspring
Kristy Thomas from The Baby-Sitters Club books

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