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Ericson

What does Ericson mean?

Ericson Pronunciation of Ericson [er-ic-son] as a boys' name is pronounced AIR-ik-sun. It is of Scandinavian origin, and the meaning of Ericson is "son of Eric".

Associated with: scandinavian.

Variations

Ericson has 2 variants: Ericksen and Erikson.

Affiliated boy name: Eric.

Creative forms:
(male) Elicson, Ericton, ..

(female) Ericlyn, ..

Middle name pairings:
Ericson Morris (E.M.), ..

How popular is Ericson?

Ericson is an uncommonly occurring first name for males but a very prominent surname for all people (#5333 out of 150436, Top 4%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with its variant forms and related boy names. The only prominent variation form of Ericson (not ranked) is Eric (#137 a year ago). Adoption of this form of Ericson was at its most widespread 5 decades ago (#14) and has become significantly diminished since (#137, 87.5%), with Eric becoming less in vogue. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Eric in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Recommended names are Adison, Adisson (see Addison), Alison, Alisson, Arion, Branson, Brion, Briton, Britton, Brocton, Bronson, Bryson, Crichton, Criston, Dickson, Dracon, Eddison, Edison, Edson, Eifion, Eilon, Einion, Einon, Eion, Eliron, Eliso, Elison, Elisson, Ellison, Ellson, Ellyson, Elson, Emerson, Emicho, Emilion, Enrico, Erich, Erick, Erico, Erin, Eron, Errico, Erron, Esiason, Esiasson, Eurico, Eurion, Evion, Gibson, Gilson, Grayson, Greyson, Griffon, Jacson, Jaison, Jimson, Neilson, Nickson, Nilson, Orion, Orson, Triston, Triton, Urson, Vinson, Wilson and Wriston. These names tend to be more frequently used than Ericson.

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in meaning and etymology.

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