Kristina: baby girl name meaning and popularity

Kristina

The Slavic, Scandinavian, German, and Russian form of Christina, meaning "a Christian." But no matter what religion you are, this is a classic-sounding name that still fits right into today's trendy "K" monikers.

Nicknames:

Kris, Krista, Kristy, Stina, Tina.

Famous people named Kristina:

Olympic cyclist Kristina Vogel; Olympic skier Kristina Šmigun-Vähi; Olympic speed skater Kristina Groves; actresses Kristina Anapau and Kristina Klebe; model Kristina Pimenova.

Fun fact:

Kristina Braverman is a character on the NBC television series "Parenthood."