What does Tristen mean?
(male) Tristeo, Trister, ..
(female) Triste, Trister, .. Middle name pairings:
Tristen Masyn (T.M.), ..
How popular is Tristen?
Tristen is an uncommon first name for males. Tristen is an equivalently rare surname too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Tristen entered the list in 1980-1989 and reached its highest rank of #249 in the U.S. in the year 1996, and is at #619 presently. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)
Which version is better?with its source form and related boy names. Prominent variation forms of Tristen (#619 from current records) are Tristan (#101 from current records), Tristian (#1006), Tristin (#1073), Triston (#952), Tristyn (#1840) and Trystan (#1158). Other forms, like Tristram, are uncommon. Usage of these forms of Tristen was well-received in 1996 (usage of 0.5%) and is somewhat lower today (usage 0.3%, ▼39.9%), with forms such as Tristin becoming less stylish. Tristan has been the most well-known version.
Similar NamesRecommended names are Alsten, Arien, Aristeo, Arsen, Austen▼, Branten, Brenten, Brien, Brysen▲, Cristen, Criston, Dunsten, Dusten, Griffen, Jaisen, Justen, Kristan, Krister, Kristien, Litten, Marsten, Milten (see Milton), Orsen, Osten, Quinten, Rusten, Tamsen, Tansen, Tayten, Teigen, Teyten, Thorsten, Thursten, Thyssen, Tiesen, Tilden, Tilton, Torsten, Torston, Trenten, Trentin, Trenton, Treven, Triton, Tyssen, Westen, Winsten and Wriston. These names tend to be more commonly used than Tristen.