What does Gershon mean?
(male) Garshon, Genshon, ..
(female) Middle name pairings:
Gershon Giovani (G.G.), ..
How popular is Gershon?
Gershon is a rare first name for men but a very popular surname for both adults and children (#24115 out of 150436, Top 16%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Which version is better?with its source form and related boy names. Gerson (#1885 the previous year) is the only prominent variation form of Gershon (outside Top 2000) ranked in the Top 2000. Adoption of this relation of Gershon was well-received among parents in 2005 (#1137) and is somewhat lower today. (2015 Birth Statistics)
Similar NamesSuggested similar names are Aeron, Aeson, Benson▲, Bensson, Berton, Carson▲, Carston, Deron, Derron, Dervon, Deshon, Deston, Emerson▲, Ferron, Garion, Garmon, Garon, Garron, Garson, Garton, Gascon, Gaston, Gehan, Gellion, Genshian, Gerhold, Germain, German, Germayn (see Germain), Germin, Geron, Gethin, Gibson▲, Gilson, Girvon (see Girvin), Gordon▼, Gorton, Greyson▲, Gryphon, Gulshan, Gurion, Guryon, Hermon▼, Herndon, Hewson, Jenson, Jensson, Jeron, Jerron, Jeston, Karson▲, Larson, Larsson, Leron, Marsdon, Marshon, Marston, Merton▼, Nelson▼, Orson, Parson, Pearson, Pearsson, Person, Pierson, Piersson, Rishon, Teron, Terron, Torston, Urson, Verdon, Verlon, Vernon▼ and Weston▲. These names tend to be more frequently used than Gershon.See names in meaning and etymology.