What does Karson mean?
Karson [kar-son] as a boys' name (also used less commonly as girls' name Karson) is of Old German origin, and Karson means "son of the marsh-dwellers; free man". Karson is a version of Carson (Scottish, Old English): mainly Scottish surname. Karson is also a variation of Karl (Old German): German variant of Charles.
(male) Karsonne, Karsonny, ..
(female) Karsonna, Karsonni, .. Middle name pairings:
Karson Ike (K.I.), ..
How popular is Karson?
Karson is an uncommonly occurring first name for males but a very prominent last name for all people (#35522 out of 150436, Top 24%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Shown below is the baby name history of Karson for boys. Karson was first listed in 1992 and reached its apex rank of #293 in the U.S. in the year 2015. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)
Which version is better?with its source forms and related boy names. Below is a graphed study of the history of Karson and corresponding names. Popular related forms of Karson (#293 last year) listed in the Top 2000 are Carson (#89 last year), Kason (#390), Cason (#461), Karl (#1082), Carsen (#1140), Karlos, Karlton and Karol. Other variants, like Carsan, are seldom used. Adoption of these forms of Karson is widespread among parents presently (average #1050), except for the version Karl which has fallen out of fashion. Karson, Kason, Cason and Carson are four of the more chic birth names here.
Similar NamesRecommended names are Aaron, Babson, Baron, Barron, Barton, Cardon, Carlson, Caron, Carston, Darion▼, Daron, Darton, Darwon (see Darwin), Dawson, Dayson, Faron, Farron, Garmon, Garon, Garron, Garson, Garton, Gerson, Hardon, Harmon▼, Jacson, Jaison, Jakson, Janson, Jaron▼, Jarron, Jaxson▲, Jayson▲, Kadon, Kaemon, Kamdon, Kamron, Kanon, Karlsen, Karlson, Karlsson, Karmen, Kaydon, Kyron, Laron, Larron, Larson, Larsson, Lawson▲, Mardon, Marion▼, Marlon, Marshon, Marston, Marton, Mason▲, Maxson, Orson, Parson, Parsons, Pearson, Person, Rawson, Samson▲, Sanson, Tamson, Tanson, Taron, Taroon, Tarron, Tayson, Urson, Vardon, Warton and Watson. These names tend to be more commonly used than Karson.See names in meaning and etymology.