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What does Davidson mean?

Davidson Pronunciation of Davidson [david-son] as a name for boys is of Hebrew and Old English origin, and the meaning of the name Davidson is "beloved; son of David". Davidson is a variant form of David (Hebrew). Davidson is also a form of Davis (Old English).

Associated with: old english.

Variations

8 different relations via David, Davis: Davidde, Davide, Davies, Davin, Davison, Daviss, Davon and Dayson.

Creative forms:
(male) Damidson, Daviddon, ..

(female) Davidda, Davidis, ..

Middle name pairings:
Davidson Bronx (D.B.), ..

How popular is Davidson?

Davidson is an uncommon first name for males but a very popular surname for all people (#269 out of 150436, Top 1%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with its source forms and related boy names. David (#18 last year), Davin (#955), Davis (#474) and Davon (#1153) are the prominent varying forms of Davidson (outside Top 2000). These forms of Davidson were favored by parents 6 decades ago (median #995) and are now much less popular (#650, 82%), with forms such as David becoming less trendy. Davis is the most fashionable name for newborns here. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of David, Davin, Davis, Davon in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Suggested similar names are Addison, Allison, Babson, Caidon, Camedon, Carlsson, Dacian, Daimen, Daimon, Daivyan, Dajon, Dalton, Damion, Darion, Darius, Darron, Daven, Daveon, Davian, Davie, Davien, Davion, Davonn, Davyan, Davyd, Davyon, Dawson, Deion, Denison, Dennyson, Devion, Devlon, Devron, Dodgson, Dorion, Dyson, Edison, Edson, Esiason, Evion, Gibson, Hansson, Jaedon, Jailon, Jaimison, Jaison, Jameson, Jamieson, Jamison, Javon, Kaidon, Kamdon, Karlsson, Kason, Landon, Lavon, Lawson, Madison, Madisson, Maimon, Mardon, Marion, Masson, Nachson, Randon, Rawson, Raydon, Robinson, Savion, Tanson, Tavion, Tayson, Vardon, Woodson and Xavion. These names tend to be more commonly used than Davidson.

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