Lister is a surname, and may refer to

* Alton Lister, retired American professional basketball player
* Anne Lister, (1791–1840), Yorkshire landowner
* Anthony Lister, an Australian born painter and installation artist
* Aynsley Lister, English blues guitarist
* Charles J. Lister, (1820-1912), a central figure in the Restoration Movement in 19th century Canada
* Dave Lister, fictional television character in the BBC television sitcom "Red Dwarf"
* David Cunliffe-Lister, 2nd Earl of Swinton
* David Lister (Origami Historian)
* Dean Lister, an American mixed martial arts fighter and a former KOTC champion
* General Enrique Líster, Spanish Communist politician and military officer who took part in the Spanish Civil War and World War II
* Frank Lister, footballer, retired 1980
* Hugh Lister, (1901-1944), an Anglican priest, trade union organizer, and combatant officer in World War II
* Joseph Lister, 1st Baron Lister, British surgeon and eponym of Listerine
* Joseph Jackson Lister (1786-1869), British amateur opticist and physicist; father of Joseph Lister
* Joseph Jackson Lister (naturalist) (1857-1927), British zoologist and plant collector
* Joseph Lister (VC), received VC for actions at the Third Battle of Ypres
* W. Lister Lister, (1859-1943), Australian artist
* Martin Lister, (c. 1638 - 1712), English naturalist and physician
* Moira Lister, British actress and writer
* Nicholas Cunliffe-Lister, 3rd Earl of Swinton
* Philip Cunliffe-Lister, 1st Earl of Swinton
* Samuel Lister, 1st Baron Masham
* Susan Cunliffe-Lister, Baroness Masham of Ilton
* Thomas Henry Lister, (1800‑1842) English novelist and Registrar General
* Tom Lister, Jr., American actor

ee also

* Lister Centre, a large student residence, at University of Alberta in Canada
* Lister Hundred, part of Blekinge in Sweden
* Lister Mills, is a large former silk factory and landmark in the Manningham district of Bradford, West Yorkshire, England
* Lister Hospital, in Stevenage, Hertfordshire.
* Lister Park, an award-winning public park in Bradford, West Yorkshire, England
* Baron Lister, a British noble title that existed from 1897 to 1912
* Lister Cars, a British sports car manufacturer
* R A Lister and Company, a maker of petrol and diesel engines, merged with Petters Limited to become Lister-Petter
* Lister, band from Iceland
* Lister, British Columbia
* lister, a type of plow/plough.

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