Krista Name Meaning & Origin
Origin of the name Krista:
Cognate of Christa, a Latinate short form of Christine (a Christian, a follower of Christ) and any of the other names beginning with the element Chris-.
From A World of Baby Names by Teresa Norman.
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Kris or Krisss
Krissy or Krissi
Krist or Krit
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Meaning is "Follower of Christ" or "Christian"
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Krista and her sister Kendra from Tigirlily.
Christa McAuliffe - I was named after her with a slight spelling change.
- Krista in song, story & screen
Krista Lentz, a character from the manga and anime series Attack on Titan/Shingeki no Kyojin