Tristan

Meaning : Originated in the Celtic folklore tale of Trisram and Isolde and is therefore associated with the tragedy and sadness of the story. Recently grown in popularity for boys and girls, Noise, Tumult,

Origin : Gaelic, Welsh, French, Celtic, Celtic Mythology, English,

Pronunciation : TRIS-tən (English), trees-TAWN (French)  , TRISS tan, (TRIST-an),

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numerology

Numerology information Tristan:

numerologyName Number: 2 Meaning: Partnership, Sense, Other, Passive, Assistance, Acceptance, Intimacy, Peace

additional

Additional information Tristan:

additionalOriginally a male name, it has now crossed over for females, as well. The spelling of Tristan was probably affected by French word "triste" meaning "sad," after the story of Tristan and Isolde, a doomed romance. "Tristan und Isolde," opera by Wagner

additionalTristan, from the Celtic name 'Tristram', means 'din, noise, tumult', by virtue of its derivation from the name 'Drystan', itself from the word 'drest'. The name Tristan first appeared in the 12th century when borne by Sir Tristan of Lyoness, one of King Arthur's most noble knights of the Round Table. Sir Tristan began an illicit relationship with Princess Isolda, the pair having drank a love potion intended for Isolda and her husband-to-be. Tristan later was severely wounded on the battlefield, and with Isolda late to arrive, he died of grief. Therefore the name Tristan is often associated with the Latin 'tristis' meaning 'sad'.

additionalArthurian Legend Meaning: The name Tristan is an Arthurian Legend baby name. In Arthurian Legend the meaning of the name Tristan is: A knight.

additionalAmerican Meaning: The name Tristan is an American baby name. In American the meaning of the name Tristan is: A knight.

additionalLatin Meaning: The name Tristan is a Latin baby name. In Latin the meaning of the name Tristan is: Full of sorrows.

additionalCeltic Meaning: The name Tristan is a Celtic baby name. In Celtic the meaning of the name Tristan is: Tumult; outcry. From the Celtic name Tristan. In Arthurian legend Tristan was a Knight of the Round Table and tragic hero of the medieval tale Tristram and Isolde.

additionalEnglish Meaning: The name Tristan is an English baby name. In English the meaning of the name Tristan is: Tumult; outcry. From the Celtic name Tristan. In Arthurian legend Tristan was a Knight of the Round Table and tragic hero of the medieval tale Tristram and Isolde.

additionalFrench Meaning: The name Tristan is a French baby name. In French the meaning of the name Tristan is: Tumult; outcry. From the Celtic name Tristan. In Arthurian legend Tristan was a Knight of the Round Table and tragic hero of the medieval tale Tristram and Isolde.

additionalWelsh Meaning: The name Tristan is a Welsh baby name. In Welsh the meaning of the name Tristan is: Noisy.

additionalThough the meaning’s a little rough -- "riot, tumult, sad" -- Tristan has a soft, mystical air to it that’s quite appealing. The Celtic name hit the US charts in ’71, and rose gradually into the ’90s. After a little dip in the early part of the ’00s, it jumped again in ’06, likely thanks to the release of the movie Tristan + Isolde. Though the film is actually a tragic romance based on Celtic legend, it did serve the name well. There is something slightly magical about this name that helps parents disregard all the sad stuff surrounding it.

additionalOld French form of the Pictish name Drustan, a diminutive of DRUST. The spelling was altered by association with Latin tristis "sad". In Celtic legend Tristan was sent to Ireland in order to fetch Isolde, who was to be the bride of King Mark of Cornwall. Instead, Tristan and Isolde end up falling in love. Their tragic story was very popular in the Middle Ages, and the name has occasionally been used since that time.

urban

Definition funny of Tristan:

urbanAmazing guy who will keep you laughing no matter what. He seems shy at first, but when you get to really know him, he's really cool. He tends to bring himself down often, so you should be there to help him out and make him feel better. He may argue, but he'll usually just make a joke out of the arguement, or will apologize.

urbanGirl1: "Have you met Tristan?" Girl2: "Ya, he's cool." Girl3: "You kidding? He's amazing!" Girl1: "My thoughts exactly."

urbana attractive male with a name that dates back centuries.

urbanGirl- What is your name? Boy- "Tristan" Girl- Nice name reminds me of the movie Legends of the falls with Brad Pitt. Here's my number.. Boy- yea score!

urbanTristan is just pure amazing. You would have to be one of the luckiest females alive to be the one who gets to hold him. He is perfect in every way possible. He will make your day no matter what the problem may be. He will treat you so well even if you might be getting annoyed at him, which is very rare. Words can't describe the love between Tristan and (random name) Emily, it's just incredible. Tristan is funny, hot, nice, happy, sexy, wonderful, awesome, amazing, cute, fun, romantic, epic and every single other word to do with awesomeness. Everybody loves Tristan. <3

urbanEmily - Omg i just met this really awesome guy! Random - Was it Tristan? Emily - yes 0.0 (<2)

urbanAn attractive name that is European. It is concidered a masculen name and a name that was use in middle ages, dark ages, and european stories like King Author and The Round Table.

expression

Expression information Tristan:

expressionPeople with this name tend to be idealistic, highly immaginative, intuitive, and spiritual. They seek after spiritual truth and often find it. They tend to be visionary and may inspire others. If they fail to develop their potential, they may become dreamers, or misuse power.

soul

Soul information Tristan:

soulPeople with this name have a deep inner desire to use their abilities in leadership, and to have personal independence. They would rather focus on large, important issues, and delegate the details.

songs

Songs about Tristan:

songsTristan - Patrick Wolf  

songsTristan und Isolde: Symphonic Synthesis, Love Music from Acts II and III by Philadelphia Orchestra and Leopold Stokowski from the Album Brahms: Symphony No. 1 - Wagner: Symphonic Synthesis from Tristan und Isolde

songsTristan Corbie?re by Cold Cave from the Album Full Cold Moon

songsTristan by Thomas Bergersen & Two Steps from Hell from the Album Invincible

songsTristan by Smadj from the Album Take it and Drive

songsBeautiful [feat. Tristan Prettyman] by G. Love from the Album Lemonade

songsTristan and Isolde, Act 3: "Mild und leise wie er lächelt" (Isoldes Liebestod) by Birgit Nilsson and Hans Knappertsbusch from the Album The 50 Greatest Opera Arias

songsWagner: Tristan und Isolde / Act 3 - "Mild und leise wie er lächelt" (Isoldes Liebestod) by Herbert von Karajan from the Album Wagner: Tannhäuser Overture; Siegfried-Idyll; Tristan und Isolde

books

Books about Tristan:

booksTristan Finch: A Novel by Jacqueline Spencer and M.H. Sargent (Jul 25, 2014)

booksTristan: With the Surviving Fragments of the 'Tristran of Thomas' (Penguin Classics) by Gottfried von Strassburg, A. T. Hatto and A. T. Hatto (Jul 30, 1960)

booksAgent I1: Tristan (DIRE Agency Trilogy Bk #1) (The D.I.R.E. Agency) by Joni Hahn (Dec 12, 2013)

booksThe Tristan Chord: Wagner and Philosophy by Bryan Magee (Oct 1, 2002)

booksTristan und Isolde in Full Score (Dover Music Scores) by Richard Wagner and Opera and Choral Scores (Jun 1, 1973)

booksTristan's Despair (Shifters' Haven Book 8) by Lavinia Lewis (Oct 11, 2013)

booksTristan's Redemption by Candace Blackburn and Danielle Fine (Dec 4, 2013)

movies

Movies about Tristan:

moviesTristan And Isolde 2008 PG-13 CC - Runtime: 2 hrs 6 mins Starring: James Franco, Sophia Myles, et al. Directed by: Kevin Reynolds

moviesNic & Tristan Go Mega Dega 2010 NR - Runtime: 1 hr 17 mins Starring: Nic Puehse, Tristan Puehse, et al. Directed by: Cosmo Segurson

moviesTristan and Isolde 2006 PG-13 - Runtime: 2 hrs 5 mins Starring: James Franco, Sophia Myles, et al. Directed by: Kevin Reynolds

moviesThe Expert Guide to Anal Sex with Tristan Taormino R - Runtime: 2 hrs 44 mins Directed by: Tristan Taormino

moviesTristan Taormino's Guide to Positions for Couples 2013 NC-17 - Runtime: 1 hr 30 mins Directed by: Geoff Bean

moviesTristan Taormino's Guide to Female Orgasms 2013 - Directed by: Tristan Taormino

moviesThe Expert Guide to Oral Sex: Cunnilingus, with Tristan Taormino R - Runtime: 2 hrs Starring: Tristan Taormino

famous

Famous about Tristan:

famousTristan - title character in Tristan + Isolde

famousTristan Wilds - actor

famousTristan Tzara - poet

famousTristan Ludlow - character in Legends of the Fall

wiki

Wiki information Tristan:

Tristan and Iseult
Art Subject

Tristan and Iseult is a tale made popular during the 12th century through French medieval poetry, inspired by Celtic legend and possibly the 11th century Persian story Vis and Rāmin. It has become an influential romance and tragedy, retold in...

Tristan
Film character, Opera Character, TV Character, Person Or Being In Fiction, Fictional Character

Tristan, also known as Tristram, is the male hero of the Arthurian Tristan and Iseult story. He was a Cornish knight of the Round Table. He is the son of Blancheflor and Rivalen, and the nephew of King Mark of Cornwall, sent to fetch Iseult back from...