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Gender: Female Meaning of Crispina: "curly-haired" Origin of Crispina: Latin

The name Crispina is a girl's name of Latin origin meaning "curly-haired". Crispina and is often added to lists like Cool Girl Names from Ancient Cultures and discussed in our forums with posts like "Hunt for our favourite girl names (Alphabet-wise)".

From the experts:

Unfortunately, everyone will hear Crispina, the feminine form of Crispin, as Christina.

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Famous People Named Crispina

Bruttia Crispina (c. 164-182/187 CE), wife of Emperor Commodius. (He had her executed.)

Pop Culture References for the name Crispina

Crispina, character in "The Magdalene Sisters"
Crispinella, daughter of Sir Herbert Subboys in John Marston's play "The Dutch Courtesan" (1605)
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