Olympic Medalists: Kristi

Kristi

Name origin: English

Name meaning: Of Christ; variation of Christine

Yamaguchi

Name origin: Japanese

Name meaning: from a very common place name. The meaning as now written is ‘mountain entrance’, but originally the full meaning was ‘entrance to the mountain forest’ (yamabayashi no iriguchi). The surname occurs most frequently in western Japan. It is listed in the Shinsen shōjiroku.