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Davison

What does Davison mean?

Davison Pronunciation of Davison [davi-son] as a name for boys has its root in Old English, and the name Davison means "son of David". Davison is a version of Davis (Old English).

Associated with: old english.

Variations

5 related forms via Davis: Davidson, Davies, Daviss, Dayson and Dayton.

Creative forms:
(male) Daviron, Devison, ..

(female)

Middle name pairings:
Davison Douglas (D.D.), ..

How popular is Davison?

Davison is an uncommon given name for men but a very popular last name for all people (#1524 out of 150436, Top 1%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related boy names. Popular alternative forms of Davison (not ranked) are Davis (#474 last year) and Dayton (#767). Other variants, like Davies, are seldom used. These forms of Davison were favored as birth names a decade ago (average #446) and are almost as popular today (#620, 23%). Davis is the most chic name for newborns here. (Top Baby Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Davis, Dayton in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Davison and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Recommended names are Allison, Babson, Babsson (see Babson), Carlson, Carson, Cason, Dacio, Daemon, Dagon, Daimen, Daimon, Dalton, Dameon, Damian, Damion, Damon, Danilo, Danon, Darian, Darien, Darion, Darton, Darwon (see Darwin), Daven, Daveon, Davian, Daviel, Davien, Davin, Davion, Davon, Davyan, Davyen, Davyn, Davyon, Dawson, Daxton, Deavon, Denison, Devin, Devinn, Devion, Devlon, Devron, Dickson, Dodgson, Dorion, Dotson, Dowson, Eddison, Edison, Elison, Garrison, Hansson, Harrison, Jackson, Jacson, Jaison, Jamieson, Jamison, Janson, Jason, Larsson, Maddison, Madison, Madyson, Marion, Maxson, Pattison, Rawson, Sanson, Savion, Tavion, Travion and Xavion. These names tend to be more frequently used than Davison.

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