Gender Feminine

Meaning & History

Scottish Gaelic form of Christina.

Related Names

VariantsKirsteen, Kirstin
DiminutivesKirstie, Kirsty
Other Languages & CulturesKistiñe(Basque) Hristina, Kristina(Bulgarian) Cristina(Catalan) Kristina, Tina(Croatian) Kristýna, Kristina(Czech) Christina, Christine, Kristina, Kristine, Christa, Christel, Ina, Kirsten, Kirstine, Stina, Stine, Tine(Danish) Christina, Christine, Chris, Christel, Ina, Kristel, Stien, Tina, Tineke(Dutch) Christiana, Christina, Christine, Chris, Chrissie, Chrissy, Christa, Christen, Christi, Christie, Christy, Cristen, Ina, Kiersten, Kiki, Kirsten, Kris, Krista, Kristeen, Kristen, Kristi, Kristia, Kristie, Kristin, Kristina, Kristine, Kristy, Krysten, Krystina, Krystine, Kyrsten, Tiana, Tianna, Tina(English) Kristiina, Kristina, Kersti, Krista, Kristel, Kristi, Kristin, Tiina(Estonian) Kristina(Faroese) Kristiina, Iina, Kirsi, Kirsti, Krista, Stiina, Tiina(Finnish) Christiane, Christine, Christel, Christèle, Christelle, Christianne, Chrystelle(French) Kristine(Georgian) Christiane, Christin, Christina, Christine, Kristiane, Kristina, Chris, Christa, Christel, Ina, Kerstin, Kiki, Krista, Kristin, Kristine(German) Christina(Greek) Kilikina(Hawaiian) Krisztina(Hungarian) Kristín, Kristjana(Icelandic) Cristiana, Cristina, Tina(Italian) Christiana(Late Roman) Kristiāna, Kristīna, Kristīne, Ina, Krista(Latvian) Ina(Limburgish) Kristina(Lithuanian) Hristina, Tina(Macedonian) Christina, Christine, Kristina, Kristine, Christel, Christin, Ina, Kine, Kirsten, Kjersti, Kjerstin, Kristin, Stina, Stine, Tine(Norwegian) Krystyna, Krysia, Krystiana(Polish) Cristiana, Cristina(Portuguese) Cristiana, Cristina(Romanian) Kristina(Russian) Hristina, Kristina(Serbian) Kristína(Slovak) Kristina, Ina, Inja, Tina, Tinkara(Slovene) Cristina(Spanish) Christina, Christine, Kristina, Kristine, Christel, Christin, Ina, Kersti, Kerstin, Kia, Kjerstin, Kristin, Stina(Swedish) Khrystyna(Ukrainian) Cristyn(Welsh)

Sources & References

  1. Mark, Colin. The Gaelic-English Dictionary. Routledge, 2003, page 716.
Entry updated January 21, 2022