Meaning and Name Origin
For more on this name, see also the related boy name Dick.
Dixon is a rare first name for men but a very popular surname for both adults and children (#139 out of 88799, Top 1%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Displayed below is a comparison of the usage of Dixon and affiliated names. Dick is the only prominent variation form of Dixon (#unlisted). Adoption of this boy name was at its most widespread during 1930-1939 and is now much less, with the version Dick becoming less stylish. (Top 1000 Birth Names Records, 2014)