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Wister (girl)

What does Wister mean?

Wister Pronunciation of Wister [wis-ter] as a name for girls (also used as boys' name Wister) is a German name. Wister is a variant form of Wistar (German): surname of unknown meaning.


Wister has 1 variant: Wistarr.

1 masculine form: Wistar.

Creative forms:
(female) Wilter, Wisver, ..

(male) Wiser, Wiste, ..

Middle name pairings:
Wister Marisa (W.M.), ..

How popular is Wister?

Wister is an unusual given name for females but a somewhat prominent last name for all people (#83301 out of 150436, Top 55%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Wister has yet to make it into the Top 2000 so far. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Wister name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Wister outside U.S.

Similar Names

Wister is alike in pronunciation to Easter, Eistir, Ester, Esther and Eszter. Other suggested similar names are Eimer, Ginger, Ginjer (see Ginger), Hesper, Hester, Hesther, Hunter, Jinger, Jinjer, Kimber, Pier, Piper, Roser, Silver, Walker, Weslee, Wileen, Winne, Wintar, Winter, Wisdom, Wistaria, Wisteria and Wynter. These names tend to be more commonly used than Wister.

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