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Gender: Female Origin of Krista: Czech variation of Christina Meaning of Christina: Greek, "a Christian"

The name Krista is a girl's name of Czech origin. Krista and is often added to lists like International Variations of Christina and discussed in our forums with posts like "This or That?------------girls!".

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Krista may be past its peak -- along with all similar C-starting sisters and their K variations -- yet it's still a pretty name.

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Famous People Named Krista

Krista Allen, American actress
Krista Tippett, American radio journalist
Krista Kelly, American model
Krista Posch, German actress
Kristin "Krista" Siegfrids, Finnish singer and TV personality
Krista Sutton, Canadian actress
Krista Tesreau, American actress
Krista Vendy, Australian actress

Pop Culture References for the name Krista

Krista O'Rea, character in "Trapped" by Michael Northrop
Krista Cook, character in "16 Wishes"
Krista Coughlin, Blake Lively's character in "The Town"
Krista Reiss, character in the anime/manga Shingeki no Kyojin whose real name is later on revealed to be Historia Reiss.
Krista Barclay, character in the novel Perfect harmony, by Barbara Wood

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