Name Krista Origin, meaning, pronunciation & popularity of the name Krista


Krista is a ♀ girl’s name.

What is the origin of the name Krista?

Christa is a short variant of the name Kristina or Christina, feminine forms of the name Christian, which is of ancient Greek origin.

What does the name Krista mean?

Krista means “a Christian“ or “follower of Christ” and “anointed” (from ancient Greek “khrístós/χρίστός” = anointed one or “khrío/χρίω” = to anoint, originally from Hebrew “mashíakh/מָשִׁיחַ” = anointed/messiah).

Pronunciation of Krista

Variants of the name Krista


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Popularity of the name Krista

The name Krista is ranked #5427 overall.

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