German and Norwegian variation of Christina
"a Christian"

Kristin Origin and Meaning

The name Kristin is a girl's name of German, Norwegian origin meaning "a Christian".

A crystalline name that retains its loveliness far past its prime. Its biggest downside: Eternal confusion over spelling and pronunciation. Kristen? Kirsten? It can be so confusing that many parents today opt to bypass it.

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Famous People Named Kristin

  • Kristin Dawn ChenowethAmerican actress and singer
  • Kristin Laura KreukCanadian actress
  • Kristin Elizabeth CavallariAmerican reality TV personality
  • Kristin Landen DavisAmerican actress
  • Kristin Ann Scott ThomasEnglish actress
  • Kristin Bauer van StratenAmerican actress
  • Kristin Carlson Goredaughter of U.S. V.P. Al Gore
  • Kristin EspinasseAmerican author
  • Kristin Nicole AdamsAmerican singer and TV presenter
  • Kristin CashoreAmerican novelist
  • Kristin CastAmerican novelist
  • Kristin dos SantosAmerican TV journalist
  • Kristin AndreassenAmerican singer,songwriter
  • Kristin ThorntonAustralian rules footballer
  • Ann Kristin "Anka" AarønesNorwegian footballer
  • Kristin Elaine HunterAmerican novelist
  • Kristin AsbjørnsenNorwegian jazz singer
  • Kristin FairlieCanadian actress
  • Kristin Chirico of Buzzfeed series "Ladylike"

Kristin in Pop Culture

  • Kristin Shepardcharacter on TV's "Dallas'
  • Kristin Amanda "Kristy" Thomasa main character in the Baby,Sitters Club series
  • "Kristin Lavransdattar" novel trilogy by Sigrid Undset
  • Kristin Yanceymain character on TV's "Kristin," played by Kristin Chenoweth