First Name
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010

Meaning and Origin

What does the name Briston mean? Keep reading to find the user submitted meanings, dictionary definitions, and more.

Origin and Meaning of Briston

User Submitted Origins

Indian (Sanskrit)

User Submitted Meanings

  1. A submission from Texas, U.S. says the name Briston means "Little star, studious, clever" and is of English origin.
  2. A user from Alabama, U.S. says the name Briston means "Little Star".
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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Briston U.S.
  White 40.37% 64.26%
  African American 51.55% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 4.97% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 0.00% 16.26%

Of Last Name Briston

People with the last name Briston are most frequently White or African American

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Fun Facts about the name Briston

  • How Popular is the name Briston? Briston is the 19,850th most popular name of all time. As a last name Briston was the 109,758th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Briston have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 377 babies born with the first name Briston in the United States. That's more than enough people named Briston to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Briston? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1982 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Briston first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Briston is Monday, July 6th, 1903.
  • What year had the most people named Briston born? The highest recorded use of the first name Briston was in 2010 with a total of 24 babies.
  • Weird things about the name Briston: The name spelled backwards is Notsirb. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Notibsr. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Briston? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 161 people with the last name Briston.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Briston? Briston is one of the most unique last names recorded.
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