What does Bryson mean?
Bryson is an uncommonly occurring first name for men but a very prominent surname for both adults and children (#1867 out of 150436, Top 1%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Charted below is the birth name popularity of Bryson for boys. Bryson was first listed in 1980-1989 and reached its highest rank of #94 in the U.S. in 2012, and is at #118 currently. (Top 1000 Birth Names Records, 2014)
Prominent varying forms of Bryson (#118 in 2014) are Bryce (#131 in 2014), Brycen (#403), Brice (#892) and Brysen. These boy names were at the apex of their popularity in the year 2011 (usage of 0.5264%) and are somewhat less popular today (usage 0.4912%, down 6.7%), with the form Brice becoming less trendy. Brycen (#403), Bryson (#118) and Bryce (#131) are three of the more chic birth names here. Displayed below is a comparison of the usage of the boy name Bryson and corresponding names. (Top 1000 Birth Names Records, 2014)
A suggested similar baby name is Bryon. This name tends to be more commonly used than Bryson.