What does Coulson mean?
Coulson has 1 variant: Colson.Creative forms:
(male) Calson, Coulton, ..
(female) Couldi, Coulna, .. Middle name pairings:
Coulson Blaze (C.B.), ..
How popular is Coulson?
Coulson is an uncommon first name for men but a very popular surname for both adults and children (#6559 out of 150436, Top 4%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Which version is better?with its variant form and related boy names. Shown below is a study of the history of the boy name Coulson and affiliated names. Prominent alternative forms of Coulson (not ranked) are Colin (#172 via latest list), Collin (#264), Colson (#1115) and Nicholas (#62). These forms of Coulson were favored by parents in 1995 (average #570) and are now significantly less popular (#403, ▼70%), with the version Nicholas becoming less trendy. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)
Similar NamesRecommended names are Abelson, Allson, Bollton (see Bolton), Bolton, Bourbon, Carlsen, Carlson, Carlsson, Carlton▼, Carson▲, Cason▲, Celso, Chelton, Chilton, Cleon, Colan, Colden, Coldin, Coleton, Colhoun, Collden (see Colden), Colldin (see Colden), Collen, Collton, Colman, Colston, Colten▲, Colton▲, Colwin, Colwyn, Colyn, Conlan, Conlen, Conlin, Conlon, Coridon (see Corydon), Corydon, Cotton, Coulter, Counsel, Cullan, Cullen▲, Cullin, Daulton, Dodgson, Dotson, Dottson, Dowson, Ellson, Elson, Fulton, Gillson, Gilson, Hobbson (see Hobson), Hobson, Hodgson, Houston, Hudson▲, Johnson▼, Jolyon, Jonson, Judson, Karlson, Kolton▲, Nealson, Neilson, Nelson▼, Nilson, Paulson, Robeson, Robson, Ronson, Willson, Wilson▼ and Woodson. These names tend to be more commonly used than Coulson.See names in meaning and etymology.