What does Carson mean?
Carson [car-son] as a girls' name (also used more generally as boys' name Carson) is pronounced KAR-sun. It is of Scottish and Gaelic origin. Surname. The form "de Carsan" is possibly derived in the 13th century from a place name. Author Carson McCullers.
(female) Calson, Casson, ..
(male) Carcan, Cardo, .. Middle name pairings:
Carson Vienna (C.V.), ..
How popular is Carson?
Carson is an uncommonly occurring first name for females but a very prominent last name for all people (#537 out of 150436, Top 1%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Carson was first listed in 1990 and reached its top rank of #561 in the U.S. in the year 1999, and is currently at #1327. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)
Which version is better?with its variant forms and related girl names. Karson is the only other popular varying form of Carson (#1327 from current records). These relations of Carson were favored as baby names 2 decades ago (average #1083) and have become significantly less common since (#1663, 68.3% less usage).
Similar NamesSuggested similar names are Camron, Carden, Cardin, Cardon, Careen, Caren, Carin, Carisma, Carlan, Carlen, Carlin, Carlyn, Carman, Carmen, Carmin, Carmon, Caro, Carol▼, Caron, Caronn (see Karen), Carren, Carrin, Carrol, Carron, Carryn, Carwen, Carylon, Caryn▼, Carynn, Casen, Corazon, Darion, Daron, Farron, Karon, Larsen, Larson, Larsson, Maison, Marion▼, Marjon, Marlon, Maryon and Mason. These names tend to be more frequently used than Carson.See names in meaning and etymology.