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What does Swenson mean?

Swenson Pronunciation of Swenson [swen-son] as a name for boys has its root in Old Norse, and the meaning of the name Swenson is "boy, lad". Swenson is an alternate form of Sven (Old Norse).

Associated with: norse.


Swenson has 1 variant: Swensen.

1 more relation via Sven: Swen.

Creative forms:
(male) Shelson, Swenton, ..

(female) Swense, Swensi, ..

Middle name pairings:
Swenson Stuart (S.S.), ..

How popular is Swenson?

Swenson is a rare first name for men but a very popular surname for both adults and children (#1442 out of 150436, Top 1%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related boy names. The only prominent variation form of Swenson (outside Top 2000) listed in the Top 2000 is Sven. Adoption of this form of Swenson was widespread 5 decades ago (#1699). (2015 Birth Statistics)

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

Top 100 baby names ranking of Swenson and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Swenson is pronounced similarly to Sanson and Sansone. Other suggested similar names are Abelson, Aeson, Alanson, Annson, Anson, Benson, Bensson, Benton, Branson, Brendon, Brennon, Brenton, Bronson, Denison, Emerson, Fenton, Gerson, Glendon, Glennon, Glenton, Greyson, Hanson, Hewson, Janson, Jenson, Jensson, Johnson, Jonson, Keenon, Kendon, Kennon, Kenton, Kenyon, Nelson, Person, Pierson, Quenton, Renton, Ronson, Sampson, Samson, Sansom, Scanlon, Seaton, Seeton, Sefton, Seldon, Senior, Seton, Sexton, Shandon, Shannon, Shanon, Sheldon, Shelton, Shermon, Simonson, Simpson, Spenser, Stanton, Steffon, Stefon, Steno, Stensen, Stephon, Stetson, Stettson, Stevenson, Stevon, Swanton, Swinborn, Swinton and Vinson. These names tend to be more frequently used than Swenson.

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