in the U.S.
- Gender: Neutral
- Origin: Welsh
- Meaning: Tumult
- #614 All Time
- #101 in 2014
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 first appeared 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 2011 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Tristan" ranks #99 in popularity as a baby boy's name in Wisconsin. Imagine that, 71 babies in Wisconsin have the same name as you in 2011. Across the entire United States a total of 4,824 babies also bear the same first name during the same year. OMG! It's tough being a popular person isn't it?
What does the name "Tristan" mean?
Tristan (Welsh): Tumult
The name "Tristan" is of Welsh origin and it means "Tumult". It's a name commonly given to both boys and girls. There are 2 other names that are similar to this one.
T is for time, you give to friends.
R is for rational, the way you think.
I is for instill, the lesson of life.
S is for smile, it gives you face value.
T is for tender, loving nature.
A is for abundant, your cheer knows no bounds.
N is for name, a pleasant one indeed.
Your name in reverse order is "Natsirt". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Tsnaitr". 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.
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!
Celebrities named Tristan
Tristán was born in 1970.
Tristan was born in 1997.
Past life for Tristan born Nov 29, 1976
I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Alaska approximately on 1350. Your profession was librarian, priest, and keeper of tribal relics.
You were a seeker of truth and wisdom. You could have seen your future lives. Others perceived you as an idealist illuminating path to the future. You fulfill your lesson by helping old folks and children. You came to that life to learn to care about weak and helpless.
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.