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: Colsonney, Coson, Coyson. [more]
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)
Below is a graphed comparison of the statistics of the boy name Colson and related names. The only prominent varying form of Colson (not ranked) listed in the Top 1000 is Cole (#116 in recent rankings). Adoption of this form of Colson was well-received among parents in 2003 (#69) and is somewhat less today (#116, down 5%). (2014 Birth Statistics)
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Recommended similar baby 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.