Kristy Name Meaning & Origin
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.
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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