Meaning & History
Pictish name probably derived from Celtic drest meaning "riot" or "tumult". This name was borne by several kings of the Picts, including their last king Drust X, who ruled in the 9th century.
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Tristan (Arthurian Romance), Tristan, Tristen, Tristin, Triston (English), Tristram (English (British)), Tristan (French), Tristão (Portuguese), Tristán (Spanish), Drystan, Tristan, Trystan (Welsh)
Entry added July 28, 2009