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Basset

What does Basset mean?

Basset Pronunciation of Basset [bas-set] as a name for boys is of Old English derivation, and the name Basset means "little person". Basset is a version of Bassett (Old English).

Associated with: old english, little.

Variations

Creative forms:
(male) Banset, Bosset, ..

(female) Basda, Basti, ..

Middle name pairings:
Basset Reign (B.R.), ..

How popular is Basset?

Basset is an uncommonly occurring given name for men but a very prominent last name for both adults and children (#66073 out of 150436, Top 44%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Basset has yet to make it into the list thus far. (Top Baby Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Basset name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Basset outside U.S.

Similar Names

Recommended names are Babsen (see Babson), Babson, Babsson (see Babson), Bailee, Bailer, Bailey, Bake, Baker, Balder, Baley, Balfer, Barber, Barde, Barden, Barek, Baret, Barker, Barnes, Barnet, Barnett, Barney, Baronet, Barren, Barret, Barrett, Barrey, Barrt, Bart, Barten, Bartlet, Bascom, Basil, Basim, Bassam, Bastien, Bat, Baxlea (see Baxley), Baxlee, Baxley, Baylee, Baylen, Bayler, Bayley, Bazeel, Benet, Bennet, Bensen, Benssen (see Benson), Birket (see Birkett), Blaise, Blase, Blasien, Blayse, Boase, Bosley, Bransen, Bryse, Brysen, Burket, Bussby (see Busby), Buster, Dagget, Gannet, Hacket, Hammet, Hamnet, Japhet, Jarret, Massen, Massey, Nisbet, Padget, Paget, Talbet and Yasser. These names tend to be more commonly used than Basset.

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