Kristina

Kristina - A very unique female name



  Sep 18,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Kristina, meaning annointed, a Christian, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1941 on position #1728. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Kristina and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Kristina? 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 Kristina. The baby girl name Kristina was given to 354 baby girls in 2012, ranking #701 on the national girl baby name top chart.

Must Try: Find A Perfect Name Based On Your Last Name...

With that position 1 in 3,992 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Kristina peaked in popularity 34 years ago in 1985 on position 57.



Famous with this name

Kristina Asmus
Kristina Kazinskaya
Kristina Anapau


How would you rate Kristina, 1-5?

Rating: 4/5 (7 people)


Kristina is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Kristina is currently topping the baby name charts in Massachusetts at position #413 - and is the least popular in Michigan at position #1,314.

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 Kristina is where you live.


Comment and discuss




Kristina origin and meaning

Kristina is a 8 letter name with 3 syllables. This name means annointed, a Christian. To see famous people named Kristina, pop culture references for the name Kristina and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Kristina

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

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

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
2012701
2011655
2010600
2009514
2008494
2007440
2006403
2005355
2004324
2003298
2002271
2001248
2000217
1999215
1998192
1997163
1996148
1995130
1994113
1993103
199293
199187
199077
198965
198868
198762
198662
198557
198468
198363
198269
198172
198073
197974
197864
197783
197697
1975103
1974101
197397
1972112
1971117
1970125
1969136
1968150
1967180
1966204
1965230
1964278
1963336
1962377
1961410
1960482
1959520
1958521
1957525
1956508
1955486
1954571
1953555
1952447
1951467
1950486
1949512
1948556
1947676
1946709
1945796
19441089
19411728

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Massachusetts413
Washington434
Indiana460
Arkansas481
Mississippi530
Ohio530
Wisconsin536
Pennsylvania543
South Carolina553
California565
Virginia576
Oregon579
New York604
Colorado672
Tennessee697
Florida717
Oklahoma734
Arizona746
North Carolina789
Georgia793
New Jersey939
Illinois945
Maryland968
Texas1036
Michigan1314

Even more about Kristina


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 Kristina 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 Kristina?

3 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.

Recommended articles


#
On chart
1985
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Kristina
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 3,992
Letter count 8
Syllable count 3
Year first discovered 1941
2012 births +354

About Us

What's BabyNameScience.com? Our team of researchers have gathered trends and insights for 30,000+ baby names over the last 100 years. From Mary (#1 in 1910) to Madison (#8 in 2012) - We have collected and organized names from over 290 million births to help you find the perfect name for your baby.

Try our free Smart Name Finder

Rather than random suggestions or alphabetically sorted lists we'll give you smart suggestions based on your input and preferences. Give it a try!

  Try Now