Meaning and name origin
Battiste \b(a)-ttis-te, batt(i)-ste\ as a boy's name is of Latin and Greek origin, and the meaning of Battiste is "to dip". Battiste is a variant of Baptist (Latin, Greek): English form of Church Latin "baptista", Greek "baptistes", from "baptein".
Battiste is not a popular first name for males but a very popular surname or last name for all people (#13587 out of 88799, Top 15%) (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Battiste for boys. Battiste has not been ranked in the Top 1000/100 so far. (2014 statistics).