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Ugh... this name makes me think of a seedy old man with greasy hair.
-- Anonymous User  6/29/2005
Actor Crispin Glover bears this name.
-- Belus  9/27/2005
I love this name, it's sexy, unique and futuristic! It's everything a name should be and more. I only wish I was called Crispin. Oh well...
-- reesrees  9/29/2005
WOW! What a name! The CRIS is stylish and the PIN is humourous - it's a winning combination. If God had a name I have no doubt it would have been CRISPIN.
-- reesrees  9/29/2005
I've always loved this name, not sure why. But I'd never use it for a child - they'd get more odd looks and jokes than anyone wants. Shame, too.
-- Anonymous User  5/19/2006
Don't forget Henry the Fifth's famous St. Crispin's day speech in Shakespeare's play!
-- prisca  6/14/2006
Actor Crispin Bonham-Carter (cousin of Helena) played Mr Bingley in the 1995 BBC version of Pride and Prejudice. He has very curly hair!
-- Anonymous User  8/11/2006
I'm not too fond of this name. It sounds like a potato chip to me.
-- gaelruadh19  8/16/2006
I like this name. It's cute for a little boy and dashing for a man. Unfortunately, it is probable that someone named Crispin would be teased to no end.
-- black_lace  2/1/2007
Crispin is the main character of the book, Crispin: The Cross of Lead by Avi.
-- taryn___  2/13/2007
Crispina is the feminine form of this name.
-- desert rose  4/25/2007
Krispin is the Czech and Slovak form. Name Day: 25th October (Czech).
-- Ronja  8/26/2007
The main character in Avi's "Crispin: the Cross of Lead" is, of course, named Crispin.
-- Elvenscholar  12/29/2007
Crispin is actually a short form (and the modern English form) of Crispinus. Crispinus can also be found in the Submitted Names Database.

Also, Crispin is the name of a saint from the 3rd century AD.
-- Lucille  3/24/2008
In the Mistmantle Chronicles by M. I. McAllister (I think that's the correct spelling of her name), one of the characters, a squirrel, is named Crispin. He starts out as a captain, but he's banished because he's falsely accused for the prince's death. He returns to Mistmantle Island after Urchin (the main character) rescues him. When the king dies, it is his duty to become the next king, which he does. He's a very noble character with a very noble name, in my opinion.
-- Pippin  4/10/2008
The name seems ridiculous to me. It sounds like the adjective 'crispy', and it makes me think of cereals. I remember that this was the name of some host on MTV Europe way back in 1996 and 1997, and he wasn't one of my favorites for whatever reason (I doubt I really understood what he was talking about), and I already loathed the name then.
-- slight night shiver  5/19/2008
Crispin makes me think of chicken, bacon and Crisco, but there is something that I like about it in spite of all that.
-- gio2475  5/26/2008
This name reminds me of 'crispy'.
-- daijah92  7/7/2008
I like this name a lot, but it reminds me of crunchy snacks.
-- -Julia-  7/26/2009
Although I would never use this name, I think it is rather unusual and strange, and because of that, I - sort of, in a strange way - like it, partly, I think too its rarity and its unusual sounding-ness. :)
-- walesgal92  3/6/2010
Crispin Freeman is a famous bearer. Freeman is a well know voice actor for many titles of anime and video games, including titles such as Hellsing, Naruto, Ghost in the Shell, Eureka 7, and The Melancholy of Haruhi Suzumiya; to name a few.
-- zeal138  7/8/2010
This name makes me hungry.
-- Chrila96  9/10/2010
Ok, I have to agree with most of the comments... it does remind me of a potato chip or something crunchy. As far as a name, I sort of like it, but then I don't really like it at all. It sounds ok with a few other names that would be ok for someone else's kid, not mine though.
-- GibsonGirl  8/22/2011
Crispin Freeman is a voice actor; he voices Itachi Uchiha (Naruto), Shizuo Heiwajima (Durarara!), Holland Novak (Eureka 7), Haji (Blood+), Alucard (Hellsing), Alex Row (Last Exile), and Tsume (Wolf's Rain), among many other roles.
-- HetaliaGirl1  3/20/2013
Crispin is the main character in a book called 'Crispin: Cross of Lead' by Avi. There are also two other books in this series.
-- pepper256pasta  10/26/2013
Crispin is the middle name of British actor Richard Armitage. He played Thorin Oakenshield in The Hobbit movies and John Thornton in the BBC miniseries North and South.
-- Sienna Margeaux  3/12/2014
I love the name Crispin! It's my favorite name for a boy and has been for quite a while already! If I would have a boy today, he would defenitly be called Crispin Lyall NN: Crisp or Chris.
-- CedRG  4/15/2014

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