What does Colson mean?
Colson /col-son/ as a name for boys. Colson's root is Greek, and the name Colson means "swarthy, coal-black, charcoal; people of victory". Colson is an alternate spelling of Cole (Middle English, Old French) with the suffix -son. Colson is also a variant of Coulson (Greek).
Colson has 1 relation via Cole, Coulson: Coley.Kreatif forms:
(male) Coson, Coyson, ..
(female) Colsonie, Colsonna, ..
How popular is Colson?
Colson is an unusual first name for males but a very prominent surname for both adults and children (#3488 out of 150436, Top 2%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Presented below is the birth name history of Colson for boys. Colson entered the list in 2000 and reached its apex rank of #1054 in the U.S. in the year 2011, and is at #1251 currently. (2014 U.S. SSA Records)
Below is a graphed comparison of the statistics of the boy name Colson and related names. Prominent varying forms of Colson (#1251 in recent rankings) listed in the Top 2000 are Cole (#116 in recent rankings) and Coley. Adoption of these forms of Colson was well-received among parents in 2002 (median #1308) and is somewhat less today (#1122, down 40.6%).
Recommended names are Allson, Bolton, Carlson, Carson▲, Cason▲, Celso, Cleon, Colan, Colden, Coldin, Coleton, Colhoun, Colin, Collen, Collin, Collton, Colman, Colston, Colten▲, Colton▲, Colwin, Colwyn, Colyn, Conlon, Cotton, Dotson, Dowson, Ellson, Elson, Gilson, Hobson, Jolyon, Jonson, Kolton▲, Nelson▼, Nilson, Robson, Ronson and Wilson▼. These names tend to be more commonly used than Colson.