Crist Family History
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Crist Name Meaning
English: from Old English Crist, probably applied as a nickname for someone who played the part of Christ in a pageant. North German: from a short form of the personal name Kristen or one of its variants (see Christian). Americanized spelling of North German Krist.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Krist, Crisp, Christ, Crust, Priest, Cross, Cristo, Cripe, Grist