Names.org
Popularity
40k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Tyson

Girls
Boys

How popular is the baby name Tyson in the U.S.?

Click Here to Show Chart Data
Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1912 5 0 5
1913 9 0 9
1914 5 0 5
1915 9 0 9
1916 13 0 13
1917 6 0 6
1918 9 0 9
1919 9 0 9
1920 11 0 11
1921 10 0 10
1922 14 0 14
1923 7 0 7
1924 7 0 7
1925 12 0 12
1926 12 0 12
1927 11 0 11
1928 7 0 7
1930 11 0 11
1932 5 0 5
1933 5 0 5
1934 6 0 6
1935 9 0 9
1936 6 0 6
1939 6 0 6
1940 11 0 11
1941 9 0 9
1943 10 0 10
1944 11 0 11
1945 8 0 8
1946 14 0 14
1947 21 0 21
1948 8 0 8
1949 19 0 19
1950 16 0 16
1951 12 0 12
1952 13 0 13
1953 16 0 16
1954 19 0 19
1955 23 0 23
1956 20 0 20
1957 21 0 21
1958 14 0 14
1959 20 0 20
1960 32 0 32
1961 24 0 24
1962 45 0 45
1963 43 0 43
1964 45 0 45
1965 45 0 45
1966 58 0 58
1967 77 0 77
1968 84 0 84
1969 107 0 107
1970 174 0 174
1971 243 0 243
1972 268 0 268
1973 446 5 441
1974 605 16 589
1975 656 17 639
1976 691 13 678
1977 769 14 755
1978 831 14 817
1979 818 17 801
1980 931 16 915
1981 920 14 906
1982 875 14 861
1983 841 12 829
1984 934 10 924
1985 943 10 933
1986 970 13 957
1987 942 7 935
1988 951 14 937
1989 666 0 666
1990 570 0 570
1991 469 5 464
1992 365 0 365
1993 419 0 419
1994 404 0 404
1995 470 5 465
1996 504 0 504
1997 563 7 556
1998 660 6 654
1999 744 8 736
2000 828 10 818
2001 839 7 832
2002 932 0 932
2003 1,039 0 1,039
2004 1,133 17 1,116
2005 1,236 0 1,236
2006 1,247 0 1,247
2007 1,270 0 1,270
2008 1,406 6 1,400
2009 1,489 0 1,489
2010 1,475 6 1,469
2011 1,384 5 1,379
2012 1,352 5 1,347
2013 1,323 10 1,313
2014 1,274 5 1,269
2015 1,119 0 1,119

Want to know about the popularity of the Tyson baby name? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 40,037 babies born with the name Tyson in the United States. That's more than enough Tysons to occupy the territory of Sint Maarten (the Netherlands) with an estimated population of 37,429 (as of January 1, 2010). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1912 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Tyson" was in 2009 with a total of 1,489 babies. (That's a lot of baby Tysons)

According to the 1980 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Tyson" ranks #92 in popularity as a baby boy's name in Wyoming. Imagine that, 9 babies in Wyoming have the same name as you in 1980. Across the entire United States a total of 931 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

Answer a few simple questions to help us improve the information we display about names on the site.

Where is the name Tyson popular?

The map shows the relative popularity of the name Tyson in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess one of the most popular Nebraska names? Also check out our name lists to see which names are the most popular in each region of the country.

Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

Origin and Meaning of Tyson

The name "Tyson" is of English origin, and it means "Firebrand or Son of Denis". It's a name commonly given to boys.

Tyson Beckford

Tyson Beckford is a model. Tyson was born in 1970 in Rochester, New York, U.S.

Popularity:

Tyson Chandler

Tyson Chandler is an infobox nba biography. Tyson was born in 1982 in Hanford, California.

Popularity:

Tyson Ritter

Tyson Ritter is a singer-songwriter, musician, bassist, and pianist specializing in alternative rock and pop punk music with the most prominent portion of his career being from 1997 to present. Tyson was born in 1984 in Stillwater, Oklahoma, U.S.

Popularity:

Other Inspirations for the Name Tyson

Tyson Corner
Tyson Corner Amc
Tyson Foods
Tyson Fury
Tyson Galleria
Tyson Gay
Tyson Kidd
Tyson Ross

Alternative Meanings

T is for touching, the way you show you are.

Y is for yearn, your innermost desires.

S is for sensible, the practical side.

O is for ornate, nothing plain here!

N is for neatness, your orderly way.

Your name in reverse order is "Nosyt". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Ysotn". 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 Tyson born Feb 16, 1924

Click for Horoscopes, Live Readings & More - Free Chat with Live Psychics.

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of USA South-Central approximately on 750. Your profession was entertainer, musician, poet, and temple-dancer.

You always liked to travel, to investigate, could have been detective or spy. You should develop self-love and ability to implant hope into hearts of people. Ambition - is not everything. True wealth is buried in your soul.

Name poster for Tyson

Name poster for Tyson(click to save the high quality version)

Most Popular Names

Also see our other name lists.

Names Searched Right Now

420k Sara
663k Angela
13k Nikita
930k Ryan
< 1k Trexie
77k Damian
< 1k Beniel
< 1k Sheru
< 1k Pharveen
< 1k Alxy
20k Elwood
299k Dale