in the U.S.
- Gender: Neutral
- Origin: Welsh
- Meaning: Tumult
- #614 All Time
- #101 in 2014
Pronunciation of Tristan
How popular is the name "Tristan" in the U.S.?
|Year||Total Babies Born||Girls Born||Boys Born||Ranking|
|1996||5,845||386||5,459||#68 boy name|
|1997||4,444||251||4,193||#92 boy name|
|1998||4,420||251||4,169||#92 boy name|
|1999||4,035||194||3,841||#99 boy name|
|2006||5,598||193||5,405||#86 boy name|
|2007||5,524||194||5,330||#87 boy name|
|2008||5,808||157||5,651||#81 boy name|
|2009||5,490||144||5,346||#80 boy name|
|2010||4,985||99||4,886||#84 boy name|
|2011||4,824||108||4,716||#87 boy name|
|2012||4,502||87||4,415||#89 boy name|
|2013||4,068||75||3,993||#96 boy name|
|2014||3,933||61||3,872||#101 boy name|
Want to know about the populiarty of Tristan? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 104,156 babies born with the name Tristan in the United States. That's more than enough Tristans to occupy the country of Tonga with an estimated population of 103,036 (as of November 30, 2011). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1946 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Tristan" was in 2008 with a total of 5,651 babies. (That's a lot of baby Tristans)
According to the 1999 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Tristan" ranks #49 in popularity as a baby boy's name in Alaska. Imagine that, 22 babies in Alaska have the same name as you in 1999. Across the entire United States a total of 4,035 babies also bear the same first name during the same year. OMG! It's tough being a popular person isn't it?
Where is the name Tristan popular?
The map shows the relative popularity of the name Tristan in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess a name that was popular in the west? Search for the name to check your answer!
Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations
Have you been wondering what does the name "Tristan" mean? The list below shows the origins of Tristan as well as things modernly associated with the name Tristan such as celebrities named Tristan.
Origin and Meaning of Tristan
The name "Tristan" is of Welsh origin, and it means "Tumult". It's a name commonly given to both boys and girls.
Tristán was born in 1970.
Tristan was born in 1997.
T is for treasure, of your friendship.
R is for relax, you know how!
I is for ideals, no higher!
S is for success, in all you will do.
T is for treasure, that of your friendship.
A is for activities, for you have many.
N is for noble, your regal bearing.
Your name in reverse order is "Natsirt". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Rintats". How do you pronounce that?
Now try the names of everyone you know including friends, cousins, neighbors, classmates, co-workers or your pets. Even your favorite anime, TV or movie characters! See what their names mean. Remember, this is purely just for fun.
Past life for Tristan born Feb 8, 1964
I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Northern New Zealand approximately on 1400. Your profession was seaman, dealer, businessman, and broker.
Your psychological profile shows you had a natural talent of psychologist and knew how to use the opportunities. Cold-blooded and calm in any situation. Your problem - to learn to love and to trust the Universe. You are bound to think, study, reflect and develop inner wisdom.
Name poster for Tristan
Here's something for you to ponder on...
Do the Name Game - Acrostic Challenge - This game is very simple to play. All you have to do is think of another name to spell out each letter of your name.