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Tri name meaning

First Name
660
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
576
in the U.S.
in 2010
Girls
Boys

Meaning and Origin

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

Origin and Meaning of Tri

User Submitted Origins

Vietnamese
67%
Indonesian
22%
American
6%
Chinese
6%

User Submitted Meanings

  1. According to a user from Vietnam, the name Tri means "Smart, brain, intelligent".
  2. According to a user from Georgia, U.S., the name Tri is of Vietnamese origin and means "Idea, smart, brain".
  3. According to a user from Maryland, U.S., the name Tri is of Vietnamese origin and means "Inelligence".
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Wiktionary

Shortening of words with the initial component derived from Proto-Indo-European *tréyes (“three”).

  1. (chiefly attributive) triathlon
    a bike
    a suit
  2. (computer graphics) triangle

tri was also found in the following language(s): Albanian, Breton, Cornish, Dutch, Elfdalian, Esperanto, Finnish, French, Ido, Indonesian, Malay, Nigerian Pidgin, Norwegian Nynorsk, Novial, Old Irish, Portuguese, Samoan Plantation Pidgin, Serbo-Croatian, Sicilian, Slovak, Slovene, Tok Pisin, Torres Strait Creole, Venetian, and Welsh

Notable Persons Named Tri

Notable Persons Named Tri

Tri Rismaharini

Tri Rismaharini is a --05-23rd Mayor ofSurabaya. Tri was born on November 20th, 1961 in Kediri, East Java, Indonesia.

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Tri Kusharjanto

Tri Kusharjanto is a badminton player.

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Tri Bourne

Tri was born on June 20th, 1989.

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Tri Mumpuni

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Tri Setyo

Tri Setyo is a soccer player for the Bali United F.C., PSIS Semarang, and Sriwijaya F.C. U-21. Tri was born on March 29th, 1989 in Semarang.

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Tri Anggoro Priambodo

Tri was born on February 3rd, 1998 in Indonesia.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Tri

Notable Persons With the Last Name Tri

Dustin Nguyen

Dustin Nguyen is an actor, director, writer, martial artist, film director, and martial arts. He has been prominent since 1985. Dustin was given the name Nguyen Xuan Tri on September 17th, 1962 in Ho Chi Minh City.

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Thiệu Trị

Thiệu Trị was royalty. They hold the title Emperor of Vietnam. They were most active from 1841 to 1847. Thiệu was born as the child of Minh Mạng on June 16th, 1807 in Phú Xuân. They breathed their last breath on November 4th, 1847.

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Đỗ Cao Trí

His military service ended in 1947. Đỗ was born on November 20th, 1929 in Biên Hòa. He breathed his last breath on February 23rd, 1971.

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Trần Hữu Tri

His most notable accomplishments were from 1941 to 1951. Trần was born in 1917 in Hà Nam Province. He left this life on November 30th, 1951.

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Nguyễn Gia Trí

Nguyễn was born in 1908. He passed away in 1993.

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Yanuar Tri

Yanuar Tri is a soccer player for the Persiba Balikpapan, Perssin Sinjai, PSIR Rembang, and Deltras F.C. Yanuar was born on January 31st, 1980 in Malang.

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Common last names for Tri

Common first names for Tri

Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Tri U.S.
  White 60.24% 64.26%
  African American 0.00% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 34.55% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.39% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 2.08% 16.26%

Of Last Name Tri

People with the last name Tri are most frequently White or Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander

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Fun Facts about the name Tri

  • How Popular is the name Tri? Tri is the 14,130th most popular name of all time. As a last name Tri was the 38,439th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Tri have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 660 babies born with the first name Tri in the United States. That's more than enough people named Tri to occupy the territory of Cocos (Keeling) Islands (Australia) with an estimated population of 605 (as of June 30, 2010).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Tri? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1976 when it was given as a first name to 13 new born babies.
  • When was Tri first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Tri is Sunday, March 15th, 1896.
  • What year had the most people named Tri born? The highest recorded use of the first name Tri was in 1984 with a total of 28 babies.
  • Random Tri Factoid: According to the 1988 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Tri is not a popular baby boy's name in California. Imagine that, only 8 babies in California have the same name in 1988.
  • Weird things about the name Tri: The name spelled backwards is Irt. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Tir. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Tri? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 576 people with the last name Tri.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Tri? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Tri as their last name since less than 1 person in 500k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!
  • Tri name meaning

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