Kristen

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

A spelling variant of Kristin, from Christina, fairly popular in the latter half of the twentieth century.

Proper noun[edit]

Kristen

  1. A female given name from Ancient Greek.

Anagrams[edit]


Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

A variant of Christian, with the literal meaning kristen (Christian).

Proper noun[edit]

Kristen

  1. A male given name.

Estonian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Danish Kristen.

Proper noun[edit]

Kristen

  1. A male given name, variant of Kristjan

Etymology 2[edit]

From English Kristen.

Proper noun[edit]

Kristen

  1. A female given name, a rare modern variant of Kristin

Indonesian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Dutch christen (Christian), from Middle Dutch cristen, variant of kersten, from Old Dutch [Term?], from Latin Christiānus, from Ancient Greek Χρῑστιᾱνός (Khrīstiānós).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈkrɪs.tən/
  • Hyphenation: kris‧tên

Noun[edit]

Kristen

  1. (Christianity) Christianity, an Abrahamic religion originating from the community of the followers of Jesus Christ.
  2. (Christianity) Christian.

Usage notes[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Synonyms[edit]

  • Nasrani (Islamic religious discourse)

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Tok Pisin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English Christian.

Proper noun[edit]

Kristen

  1. Christian