Meaning:Follower of Christ
Kirsten is a feminine name of Scandanavian origin, meaning “follower of Christ.” This biblical name is a variation of the Latin Christina, of the same meaning. Kristen is most commonly used in Sweden, Denmark, and Norway, with many Scandinavian countries swapping out the classic “Ch” spelling for the newfangled “K.” Parents who love Kirsten may also fall for its a beautiful range of contemporary variations, including Kristin, Kristina, and Kirstie.
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