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pinWhat does Tristen mean?

Tristen /tris-ten/ as a boys' name (also used less regularly as girls' name Tristen) is of Celtic derivation. Tristen is a version, with the suffix -en, of Tristan (Celtic): from a Celtic name.


Tristen has 9 related forms via Tristan: Drostan, Tris, Tristam, Tristian, Tristin, Triston, Tristram, Tristyn and Trystan.

Kreatif forms: Tisten, Tristenne. [more]

pinHow 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. Census)

Presented below is the birth name popularity of Tristen for boys. Tristen entered the list in 1995 and reached its highest rank of #249 in the U.S. in the year 1996, and is at #507 presently. (Top 1000 Birth Names Statistics, 2014)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Tristen name in U.S.

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

Prominent variation forms of Tristen (#507 from current records) are Tristan (#101 from current records), Tristian (#878), Tristin, Triston (#856) and Trystan. Other forms, like Tristyn, are uncommon. Usage of these forms of Tristen was well-received in 1996 (usage of 0.5965%) and is somewhat lower today (usage 0.2763%, 53.7%), with the forms Tristian, Tristin, Triston and Trystan becoming less stylish. Tristan has been the most well-known version, though Tristen has grown popular as well over time. Shown below is a comparison of the popularity of the boy name Tristen and related names. (Top 1000 Birth Names Statistics, 2014)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Tristen, Tristan, Tristian, Tristin, Triston, Trystan in U.S.

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

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Recommended similar baby names are Cristen and Torsten. Like Tristen, these names are not commonly used.