Krystyna

Meaning and origin

Krystyna is a Polish girl name. The meaning of the name is Anointed, Follower of Christ.



Where is it used?

The name Krystyna is mainly used in Polish.

How do they say it elsewhere?

Kristina (In Swedish, Czech, Russian and in German)
Kirsten (In Scandinavian)
Christine (In French and in English)
Christian (In English and in French)
Christina (In English)
Kristy (In English)


If it's too long people might use

In Polish: Krysia
In English: Tina


See also

In Swedish: Kjerstin
In Scottish: Kirstin (F)
In Scandinavian and in German: Kristin
In Scandinavian: Stina
In Italian, Spanish, Portuguese and in Romanian: Cristina
In Italian: Cristiana
In Hungarian: Krisztina
In German, Scandinavian and in English: Christa
In German: Kristen
In German: Kerstin
In Finnish: Kirsi
In Finnish: Kristiina
In English (Modern): Krystina
In English: Kristia
In Bulgarian: Hristina

What Krystyna`s say about their name

The best thing about the name Krystyna:
Its my name and ive never met anyone with the name spelled exactly like mine.

The worst thing about the name:
Making corrections of spelling nd pronouncing my name

Extra information:
Love my name nd wouldnt change it. :) P.S. im not polish

The best thing about the name Krystyna:
Is so lovely

The worst thing about the name:
She lost in love

If my name wasn`t Krystyna....:
Dipak

The best thing about the name Krystyna:
I just like it

The worst thing about the name:
It's out of fashion now and if you are Krystyna, you have to be old :(

The best thing about the name Krystyna:
Very very few of us around. So almost unique

The worst thing about the name:
English people just cannot pronounce it correctly

If my name wasn`t Krystyna....:
Maybe Daniella

The best thing about the name Krystyna:
I don't know anyone else with that spelling.

The worst thing about the name:
Everyone asks me if I'm Polish and I'm not :-)

If my name wasn`t Krystyna....:
Bianca

Extra information:
I'm grateful my parents chose this unique spelling as it stands out :-)

The best thing about the name Krystyna:
Unique

The worst thing about the name:
Annoying when my names mis - spelt ;>

If my name wasn`t Krystyna....:
I 4gt what mum said r.i.p:(

Extra information:
Nah ! WALES OOH AAH :p

The best thing about the name Krystyna:
It's a well known name, with a twist

The worst thing about the name:
OMG the spelling/pronounciation errors!

If my name wasn`t Krystyna....:
it would be Katherine

Extra information:
i was supposed t be born on christmas, it only makes sense

The best thing about the name Krystyna:
It's a very rare name and its uniqe how you spell it.

The worst thing about the name:
People always spell it like kristina or christina...

If my name wasn`t Krystyna....:
it wold anistaia

Extra information:
yo get asked if thats how you spell it alot...

The best thing about the name Krystyna:
Its funny! :P

The best thing about the name Krystyna:
The spelling

The worst thing about the name:
Ugh. the comments!

If my name wasn`t Krystyna....:
It would be Katherine :)

Extra information:
nope.

The best thing about the name Krystyna:
Its not common and people comment on my name almost daily

The worst thing about the name:
people always spell it wrong.

Extra information:
The spelling is always a talking point.

The best thing about the name Krystyna:
It makes me unique. I have used it on a number of home funishings products and now use it on zazzle.com as my signature.

The worst thing about the name:
Americans are too lazy to recognize the spelling and often misspell it.

If my name wasn`t Krystyna....:
I wouldn't be me!

Extra information:
Born on Christmas Day, what other name would my parents have chosen?

The best thing about the name Krystyna:
It's freaking awesome.

The worst thing about the name:
People often spell it wrong.

If my name wasn`t Krystyna....:
There is so other name for me

Extra information:
I love my name, it's beautiful!!!

The best thing about the name Krystyna:
It's rare to find someone with my name, and you never get mixed up with anyone else.

The worst thing about the name:
Everyone always mispronounces it.

If my name wasn`t Krystyna....:
I wouldnt change my name!

Extra information:
I love all the complements I get about my name!

The best thing about the name Krystyna:
nothing

The worst thing about the name:
all of it

If my name wasn`t Krystyna....:
i wood be glad

Extra information:
I HATE IT

The best thing about the name Krystyna:
Its Unique just like me

The worst thing about the name:
People spelling it wrong .. I know its not common but still

If my name wasn`t Krystyna....:
Krys or Tyna I already go by both

Extra information:
No.

The best thing about the name Krystyna:
I was the only one in my school with it spell't that way

The worst thing about the name:
I hated being called Christine because that was not my name

If my name wasn`t Krystyna....:
For years my nick name was Kris,so probably the same.

Extra information:
There are not many guys that can handle a Krystyna.Some of us can be fiery!

The best thing about the name Krystyna:
no one has it like our spelling!!

The worst thing about the name:
no one can pronounce it or spell it!!

If my name wasn`t Krystyna....:
alexandra

Extra information:
no

The best thing about the name Krystyna:
It has 2 Y's in it and only one vowel :O

The worst thing about the name:
No one can spell it!

If my name wasn`t Krystyna....:
it would be Danielle..my middle name..but that would sound very strange with my surname :S

The best thing about the name Krystyna:
People always say they like my name

The worst thing about the name:
Mispronounced...people think it's ghetto

If my name wasn`t Krystyna....:
IDK...I'd have a boring name!!

The best thing about the name Krystyna:
Its so unique and awesome

The worst thing about the name:
people spell it wrong, and you cant find anything with your name on it

If my name wasn`t Krystyna....:
i would change it to krystyna

The best thing about the name Krystyna:
best thing is that it fits me!

The worst thing about the name:
ppl spelling it wrong

If my name wasn`t Krystyna....:
i would make it krystyna!

Extra information:
i love me name

The best thing about the name Krystyna:
no one cant forget it!! =D

The worst thing about the name:
people are always missplelling it =[

If my name wasn`t Krystyna....:
i would change it to krystyna..duh =]

Extra information:
It's a perfect, unique, beautiful name =D

The best thing about the name Krystyna:
Its very unique. I have never met anyone with my name, spelt the same way.

The worst thing about the name:
You can't find personalized things with your name on it

If my name wasn`t Krystyna....:
Hmm... I dont know. The unique name just suits me

Extra information:
P.S its funny when supply teacher and new teachers cant say my name

The best thing about the name Krystyna:
cos my mum name my girl after my aunty

The worst thing about the name:
it took my ages to spell it right

If my name wasn`t Krystyna....:
i dont know what hur name would be

The best thing about the name Krystyna:
Its different and unique without being difficult for people to remember because Christina is a popular Euro-American name. Also, so many nicknames can come out of it!!

The worst thing about the name:
Many many people start with 'do you mean like Christina Aguilera?' (I sing as well which doesn't help)

If my name wasn`t Krystyna....:
I don't know what name I would have.. I know my parents were thinking about calling me Natasha, but I'm used to this name now and I love it!!

Extra information:
Despite occasional hassles with spelling, I definitely would prefer having an unusual name!! Names are often spelled wrong anyway, like the difference between Rachel and Rachael, or Lucie and Lucy. Plus, its good to laugh about and can be a good icebreaker!

The best thing about the name Krystyna:
I love my name! I like the fact that it reflects my Polish roots, despite being 3/4 English and only 1/4 Pole I'm very proud of my background. Plus it's good for hangman if somebody doesn't know the name

The worst thing about the name:
It takes most people ages to remember how to spell it

If my name wasn`t Krystyna....:
Ummm... I'd definitely want another Polish name as an English name with my foreign surname would seem strange to me

Extra information:
Not really....

The best thing about the name Krystyna:
Popular amongst Poles, unique outside Poland.

The worst thing about the name:
Difficult spelling for foreigners.

If my name wasn`t Krystyna....:
I wouldn't like any other name!

The best thing about the name Krystyna:
its unique

The worst thing about the name:
its too hard to spell for some people, everyone askes how you spell it

If my name wasn`t Krystyna....:
I'd like the name Michelle. my life would be a little easier

Extra information:
I wouldn't name my kid if I had one krystyna because its so difficult

More `Krystyna` links

Krystyna as abbreviation
Actors named Krystyna
Krystyna in the encyclopedia