What does Tristen mean?
(male) Tristeo, Trister, ..
(female) Triste, Tristo, ..
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)
Presented below is the birth name statistics of Tristen for boys. 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 #507 presently. (Top 2000 Names, 2014)
Prominent variation forms of Tristen (#507 from current records) are Tristan (#101 from current records), Tristian (#878), Tristin (#1043), Triston (#856), Tristyn (#1637) and Trystan (#1108). 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%, ▼37.4%), with the form Tristin becoming less stylish. Tristan has been the most well-known version, though Tristian has grown popular as well over time.
Recommended 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.