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Girl Name: Kirsty

Name: Kirsty
Pronunciation: \k(i)-rs-ty, kir-sty\
Gender / Sex: girl name girl
Origin: Scottish
Related Names: Christine, Kirsten
Sounds Like: Kirstyn, Kristy, Kirstin, Krysty, Khristy, Kirstynn
Variant forms: Kirstee, Kirsti, Kirstie


Kirsty \k(i)-rs-ty, kir-sty\ as a girl's name is pronounced KERS-tee. It is of Scottish origin. Short form of Kristine. The name is made familiar by supermodel Kirsty Hume. Actress Kirstie Alley uses the -ie ending.

Kirsty has 3 variant forms: Kirstee, Kirsti and Kirstie.

For more information, see also related names Christine and Kirsten.

Baby names that sound like Kirsty are Kirstyn, Kristy, Kirstin, Krysty, Khristy and Kirstynn.

View a list of the 3 names that reference Kirsty.


Kirsty is not a popular first name for women and an equally uncommon surname or last name for both men and women. (1990 U.S. Census)

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