What does Anderson mean?
Anderson▲ has 1 variant: Andersson.
Anderson▲ has 1 more different form via Anders: Ander.
Anderson is a somewhat prominent first name for men (#814 out of 1220, Top 67%) and an even more prominent surname for all people (#11 out of 88799, Top 1%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Presented below is the birth name popularity of Anderson for boys. Anderson reached its peak position of #256 in the U.S. then, and is currently at #304. (Top 1000 Baby Names Records, 2014)
Below is a graphed analysis of the popularity of the boy name Anderson and associated names. The only other prominent variation form of Anderson (#304 in 2014) is Anders (#750 in 2014). Adoption of these boy names is at its peak presently. Anders (#750) and Anderson (#304) are two of the more contemporarily stylish names for newborns in this list, with Anderson enjoying a resurgence in popularity. (Top 1000 Baby Names Records, 2014)