What does Riston mean?
Riston /ris-ton/ [2 sylls.] as a boys' name is of Old English origin, and the meaning of Riston is "settlement near the shrubs". Place name. Financier Walter Wriston.
Riston has 1 variant: Wriston.Kreatif forms: Raston, Rayston. [more]
How popular is Riston?
Riston is an unusual first name for males but a somewhat prominent surname for all people (#76700 out of 150436, Top 51%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Charted below is the baby name popularity of Riston for boys. Riston has yet to be recorded in the Top 1000 so far. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Riston is alike in pronunciation to Rosston, Royston, Russton, Rustan, Rusten, Rustin, Ruston and Rustyn. Other suggested similar baby names are Rexton and Rishon. Like Riston, these names are not frequently used.