Kiersten

Kiersten - A very unique female name



  Oct 16,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Kiersten appeared on the charts for the first time in 1963 on position #2449. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Kiersten and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Kiersten? Our experts and editorial staff have gathered trends and insights for 30,000+ baby names over the last 100 years -- And on this page you will learn everything you ever wanted to know about the name Kiersten. The baby girl name Kiersten was given to 170 baby girls in 2012, ranking #1116 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 8,313 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Kiersten peaked in popularity 23 years ago in 1996 on position 419.



Famous with this name

Kiersten Warren
Kiersten Ronning
Kiersten Morgan


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Kiersten is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Kiersten is currently topping the baby name charts in Mississippi at position #338 - and is the least popular in New York at position #1,863.

Why care about state specific baby name charts? It could be that a name that is very popular on the national overall charts is less (or even more) popular where you live. So make sure you check out the state specific charts below and find out how popular or unique Kiersten is where you live.


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Kiersten origin and meaning

Kiersten is a 8 letter name with 2 syllables. We couldn't find any information about what this name means. To see famous people named Kiersten, pop culture references for the name Kiersten and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Kiersten

We've found the following names that sound similar to Kiersten, sorted by popularity.

Kristen / Kristin / Kristina / Kristine / Kristi / Krystal / Krista / Kristy / Kirsten / Kristie /

Name statistics


Most parents-to-be know if they want a popular or unique name, and with these charts and data tables you can easily get a better understanding of how popular or unique this name is.

With a quick glance you can easily tell if this name is increasing or declining in popularity - But note that its current popularity can actually differ a lot from state to state.

Chart position per year (visualized)



Chart position per state (visualized)



Chart position per year (table view)


Year Rank
20121116
2011895
2010851
2009753
2008652
2007607
2006511
2005459
2004453
2003482
2002476
2001491
2000448
1999481
1998455
1997460
1996419
1995463
1994517
1993507
1992561
1991582
1990623
1989682
1988908
19871121
19861221
19851241
19841435
19831593
19821807
19811325
19802195
19791704
19781545
19771807
19761576
19751317
19741291
19731266
19721810
19711283
19701327
19691390
19681401
19671617
19661989
19652433
19641872
19632449

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Mississippi338
South Carolina457
Tennessee639
Pennsylvania672
Ohio716
Georgia735
Alabama761
Maryland813
Minnesota866
North Carolina1006
Virginia1089
Indiana1109
Michigan1133
Florida1167
New Jersey1289
Texas1372
Illinois1545
California1650
New York1863

Even more about Kiersten


These are some of the common questions you may want to have answered to know if this is the perfect name for your baby.

Is Kiersten a common or unique name?

By analyzing the number of births and frequency of this name we've determined that it's currently a very unique female name.

What is the number of syllables for the name Kiersten?

2 syllables. Why is this important? One of the things that makes a baby name sound good and have a nice rythm is the number of syllables - and especially the number of syllables along with the syllable count for your last name. A simple rule is to avoid having the same number of syllables in your first, middle and last name.

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#
On chart
1996
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Kiersten
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 8,313
Letter count 8
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1963
2012 births +170

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