What does Triston mean?
Triston /tris-ton/ [2 sylls.] as a boys' name. Triston's name origin is Celtic. Triston is a version, with the suffix -on, of Tristan (Celtic): from a Celtic name.
How popular is Triston?
Triston is an unusual given name for men. Triston is an equivalently uncommon surname too for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Shown below is the baby name popularity of Triston for boys. Triston entered the list in 1995 and reached its peak position of #342 in the U.S. in 1996, and is presently at #856. (Top 1000 Baby Names Statistics, 2014)
Prominent related forms of Triston (#856 the previous year) are Tristan (#101 the previous year), Tristen (#507), Tristian (#878), Trystan and Tristin. Forms like Tristam are uncommon. These boy names were at the height of their popularity in 1996 (usage of 0.5965%) and are now significantly less popular (usage 0.2763%, 53.7% less), with the forms Tristin, Triston, Tristian and Trystan becoming less trendy. Tristan (#101) and Tristen (#507) are two of the more chic birth names among these. Below is a graphed analysis of the usage of Triston and corresponding names. (Top 1000 Baby Names Statistics, 2014)