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 2014 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Tristan" ranks #97 in popularity as a baby boy's name in Maryland. Imagine that, 69 babies in Maryland have the same name as you in 2014. Across the entire United States a total of 3,933 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 region near the Rockies? 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 tried, tried and true you.
R is for rational, the way you think.
I is for instill, the lesson of life.
S is for sincere, a model of truth.
T is for tasteful, the way you communicate.
A is for able, for you surely are.
N is for neatness, your orderly way.
Your name in reverse order is "Natsirt". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Rtsitan". 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 Oct 22, 1992
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 Australia approximately on 1875. Your profession was map maker, astrologer, and astronomer.
Psychologically, you were timid, constrained, and quiet. You had creative talents, waited until that life to be liberated. Sometimes environment considered you strange. Your main lesson in present - to develop magnanimity and feeling of brotherhood. Try to become less adhered to material property and learn to have only as many, as you may give back.
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.