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Dickson

What does Dickson mean?

Dickson Pronunciation of Dickson as a name for boys is of Old English origin, and the meaning of Dickson is "powerful leader; son of Dick". Dickson is a variant form of Dick (English, Old German). Dickson is also a variant of Dixon (Old English).

ASSOCIATED WITH Di-, -son, old english, powerful, leader

Variations

RELATED FORM VIA DICK, DIXON Dicky

CREATIVE FORMS
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MIDDLE NAME PAIRINGS
Dickson Wesley (D.W.), ..

How popular is Dickson?

Dickson is an uncommon first name for men but a very popular last name for both adults and children (#915 out of 150436, Top 1%). (2000 U.S. DEMOGRAPHICS)

Which version is better?

Dick, Dicky and Dixon are the popular variation forms of Dickson (OUTSIDE TOP 2000). Adoption of these forms of Dickson was well-received among parents during 1930-1939 (MEDIAN #1145), but now, the form Dick has become less fashionable. (TOP 2000 NAMES, 2015)



Top 2000 baby names ranking of Dick, Dicky, Dixon in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Suggested similar-sounding names are Davison, Dawson, Dayson, Deekon, Denison, Dickie, Dickinson, Dillon, Dilon, Dion, Dodgson, Dotson, Dottson, Dowson, Drakon, Dyson, Ericson, Erikson, Gibson, Gillson, Gilson, Jackson, Jacson, Jakson, Jimson, Nachson, Nickson, Nilson, Nilsson, Packston, Pierson, Simpson, Vinson, Willson and Wilson. These names tend to be more frequently used than Dickson.

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