Gender Masculine
Pronounced Pron. KRIS-pin  [key·IPA]

Meaning & History

From the Roman cognomen Crispinus, which was derived from the name Crispus. Saint Crispin was a 3rd-century Roman who was martyred with his twin brother Crispinian in Gaul. They are the patrons of shoemakers. They were popular saints in England during the Middle Ages, and the name has occasionally been used since that time.

Related Names

Other Languages & CulturesCrispinus(Ancient Roman) Kryspin(Polish)
User SubmissionCrispín

People think this name is

classic   formal   upper class   wholesome   strong   refined   strange   nerdy  

Name Days

Spain: October 25 (as Crispín)
Spain: November 19 (as Crispín)


Entry updated June 13, 2019