What does Bristol mean?
Bristol [bris-tol]▲ as a girls' name (also used less regularly as boys' name Bristol) is of Old English origin, and the meaning of Bristol is "meeting place by the bridge". Place name: a city in England. Made popular in recent times by Bristol Palin, daughter of Presidential candidate Sarah Palin.
(female) Bietol, Biztol, ..
(male) MIDDLE NAME PAIRINGS
Bristol Roxanne (B.R.), ..
How popular is Bristol?
Bristol is a rare first name for women but a very popular surname for all people (#4473 out of 150436, Top 3%). (2000 U.S. CENSUS)
Bristol entered the list in 2009 and reached its apex rank of #417 in the U.S. in 2013, and is at #447 currently. (TOP 2000 NAMES, 2015)
Similar NamesRecommended names are Bridgot, Brieon, Briet, Brieta, Brietta, Briette, Brisa▼, Briseis, Brisha, Brisia, Brissa, Brit, Brita, Brites, Britni▼, Britny, Briton, Britt, Britta, Brittan, Britte, Brittell, Britten, Brittie, Brittin, Brittne, Brittni▼, Brittny▼, Britton, Brittoni, Brittony (see Brittany), Britty, Brityn, Bryton, Christol, Chrystol, Cristal▼, Cristel, Kristal▼, Kristel, Kristl (see Crystal), Kristol and Krystol (see Crystal). These names tend to be more commonly used than Bristol.See names in meaning and etymology.