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47k
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since 1880

Bryson

  • Gender: Boy
  • Origin: American
  • Meaning: Son of Brice
  • #1002 All Time
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How popular is the name "Bryson" in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born Ranking
1914 6 0 6
1915 7 0 7
1916 8 0 8
1917 7 0 7
1918 8 0 8
1920 10 0 10
1921 10 0 10
1922 7 0 7
1923 13 0 13
1924 9 0 9
1925 6 0 6
1926 13 0 13
1927 11 0 11
1928 12 0 12
1929 5 0 5
1930 16 0 16
1931 9 0 9
1932 7 0 7
1933 9 0 9
1934 9 0 9
1936 9 0 9
1937 10 0 10
1938 8 0 8
1939 8 0 8
1940 8 0 8
1941 11 0 11
1942 7 0 7
1943 17 0 17
1944 11 0 11
1945 9 0 9
1946 8 0 8
1947 14 0 14
1948 11 0 11
1949 16 0 16
1950 13 0 13
1951 10 0 10
1952 7 0 7
1953 8 0 8
1954 12 0 12
1955 18 0 18
1956 10 0 10
1957 12 0 12
1958 10 0 10
1959 9 0 9
1960 9 0 9
1961 10 0 10
1962 14 0 14
1963 17 0 17
1964 16 0 16
1965 8 0 8
1966 17 0 17
1967 11 0 11
1968 19 0 19
1969 17 0 17
1970 19 0 19
1971 25 0 25
1972 25 0 25
1973 35 0 35
1974 47 0 47
1975 53 0 53
1976 43 0 43
1977 54 0 54
1978 62 0 62
1979 107 0 107
1980 136 0 136
1981 135 0 135
1982 178 0 178
1983 179 0 179
1984 199 5 194
1985 208 0 208
1986 261 0 261
1987 256 0 256
1988 312 0 312
1989 326 0 326
1990 333 0 333
1991 383 0 383
1992 393 0 393
1993 443 0 443
1994 472 5 467
1995 553 10 543
1996 695 6 689
1997 751 10 741
1998 871 11 860
1999 1,080 14 1,066
2000 1,216 10 1,206
2001 1,368 12 1,356
2002 1,479 10 1,469
2003 1,668 10 1,658
2004 1,930 17 1,913
2005 1,983 6 1,977
2006 2,321 9 2,312
2007 2,334 14 2,320
2008 2,235 5 2,230
2009 2,613 8 2,605
2010 3,397 15 3,382
2011 3,937 11 3,926 #98 boy name
2012 4,027 8 4,019 #94 boy name
2013 3,800 7 3,793
2014 3,408 11 3,397

Want to know about the populiarty of Bryson? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 46,926 babies born with the name Bryson in the United States. That's more than enough Brysons to occupy the territory of Turks and Caicos Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 44,493 (as of July 1, 2012). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1914 when it was given to 6 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Bryson" was in 2012 with a total of 4,019 babies. (That's a lot of baby Brysons)

According to the 2013 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Bryson" ranks #49 in popularity as a baby boy's name in Alabama. Imagine that, 119 babies in Alabama have the same name as you in 2013. Across the entire United States a total of 3,800 babies also bear the same first name during the same year. OMG! It's tough being a popular person isn't it?

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Where is the name Bryson popular?

The map shows the relative popularity of the name Bryson in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess a name that was popular in the new england region? Search for the name to check your answer!

Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

Have you been wondering what does the name "Bryson" mean? The list below shows the origins of Bryson as well as things modernly associated with the name Bryson such as celebrities named Bryson.

American

Origin and Meaning of Bryson

The name "Bryson" is of American origin, and it means "Son of Brice". It's a name commonly given to boys.

Alternative Meanings

B is for beacon, you extend your friendly hand.

R is for rapport, friends seek you.

Y is for youthful, your eternal look.

S is for self respect, a solid score here.

O is for ornate, nothing plain here!

N is for name, a pleasant one indeed.

Your name in reverse order is "Nosyrb". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Brysno". How do you pronounce that?

Now try the names of everyone you know including friends, cousins, neighbors, classmates, co-workers or your pets. Even your favorite anime, TV or movie characters! See what their names mean. Remember, this is purely just for fun.

Past life for Bryson born Jan 10, 1966

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Borneo approximately on 575. Your profession was librarian, priest, and keeper of tribal relics.

You were a seeker of truth and wisdom. You could have seen your future lives. Others perceived you as an idealist illuminating path to the future. Your lesson - to develop kind attitude to people, to acquire gift of understanding and compassion.

Name poster for Bryson

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