US Popularity:2694
Meaning:Sad, sorrowful
Despite its meaning of "sad" or "melancholy," caregivers-to-be have fallen in love with this gender-neutral name for centuries. Tristen is rooted in Arthurian folklore and the legend of Tristan and Iseult. This tragic romance follows the forbidden love of a Cornish knight and an Irish princess. You may remember its most recent depiction in the 2006 film starring James Franco and Sophia Myles. With just one letter swapped, Tristen is the perfect modern twist on a traditional favorite. Baby will aspire to live a big life, unafraid of falling deeply in love and taking risks.

Tristen Name Popularity Data

The Bump Ranking

Overall:Tristen is currently #3384 on The Bump
Boy:Tristen is currently #1875 on The Bump Boy Names
Girl:Tristen is currently #2302 on The Bump Girl Names

U.S. Births

Overall:Tristen is currently #2694 in U.S. births
Boy:Tristen is currently #1263 in U.S. births

Yearly Ranking Change:

in 2023
+ 13449
from 2022
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