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pinWhat does Bryson mean?

Bryson /bry-son/ as a boys' name is of Welsh origin, and the meaning of Bryson is "descendant of Brice". Transferred use of the surname derived from Brice or Bryce.


Bryson has 3 variants: Brycen, Brysen and Brysin.

Bryson has 2 more relations via Brice, Bryce: Bryce and Bryse.

Kreatif forms: Brysonna, Bryton. [more]

pinHow popular is Bryson?

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 history 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 Birth Names, 2014)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Bryson name in U.S.

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

Prominent varying forms of Bryson (#118 in recent rankings) are Bryce (#131 in recent rankings), Brycen (#403), Brice (#892) and Brysen. These forms of Bryson were popular as birth names in the year 2011 (average #473) and are almost as popular today (#508, 6.7%), but with the form Brice becoming less trendy. Bryce has been the most well-known version, although Bryson appears to be gaining favor too.

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Bryson, Brice, Bryce, Brycen, Brysen in U.S.

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

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Suggested similar baby names are Aryon, Babson, Benson, Beyron, Bradon, Branson, Braydon, Braylon, Breton, Brion, Briton, Brogan, Bron, Bronson, Brunon, Bryan, Bryen, Bryn, Bryon, Byron, Dayson, Dyson, Grayson, Greyson, Jayson, Orson, Oryon, Tayson, Tyson and Urson. These names tend to be more commonly used than Bryson.