MeaningTristan is a gender-neutral name and is of Welsh origin. It can be used for both girls and boys. It means sad and sorrowful. Though a unisex name, this name is trendier as a boy’s name than as a girl’s. Pronounced as TRIS-tin, the name is currently in the top 50 of NameChef Most Popular Baby Names and in the top 250 of U.S birth chart of the year 2020.
Tristan started out as a name for boys, but has now become popular with girls as well.
Tristan can be used for both boys and girls.
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