What does Mason mean?
Occupational name. Used as given name since the mid 19th century. See also Mace. Actor James Mason.
Affiliated boy name: Mochan.
(male) Masoni, Mison, ..
(female) Masoni, Masonna, ..
How popular is Mason?
Mason is a somewhat popular first name for males (#632 out of 1220, Top 52%) and an even more popular last name for all people (#149 out of 150436, Top 1%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Displayed below is the baby name history of Mason for boys. Mason reached its apex position of #2 in the U.S. in the year 2012, and is at #3 presently. (Top Baby Names, 2014)
Below is a charted analysis of the history of the boy name Mason and corresponding names. Popular related forms of Mason (#3 via latest list) are Mace and Maceo (#1959 via latest list). Adoption of these forms of Mason reached its peak in 2012 (usage of 1%) and has remained as widespread to this day (usage 0.9%, ▼10%). Mason is the most trendy birth name among these.
Mason▲ is alike in pronunciation to Massen and Masson. Other suggested similar names are Aaron, Aeson, Anson▲, Baron, Caron, Carson▲, Cason▲, Dagon, Damon▼, Danon, Dawson, Dyson, Eaton, Edson, Faron, Gascon, Gaston, Hacon, Hadon, Hakon, Hanson, Jadon, Jakson, Jalon, Jamon, Janson, Jason▼, Javon, Jayson▲, Kadon, Karson▲, Kason▲, Ladon, Lajon, Lakon, Laron, Lavon, Mabon, Machon, Macon, Madoc, Madog, Mahlon, Maldon, Mamoun, Man, Mano, Manoa, Manton, Marlon, Marom, Marsdon, Marston, Marton, Maslin, Maslon, Masos, Maxson, Mayo, Mayor, Mazor, Myron▼, Parson, Paton, Paxon, Rawson, Saxon, Tamson, Tanson, Taron, Tavon, Tayson and Tyson▲. These names tend to be less commonly used than Mason.