Dayson

First Name
691
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
208
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Dayson

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From a Day, a diminutive of David, or as a given name from Old English [Term?] + -son.

  1. A patronymic surname​.

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1983 5 0 5
1986 8 0 8
1990 5 0 5
1993 8 0 8
1994 5 0 5
1995 7 0 7
1996 8 0 8
1997 9 0 9
1998 9 0 9
1999 12 0 12
2000 15 0 15
2001 19 0 19
2002 21 0 21
2003 24 0 24
2004 21 0 21
2005 31 0 31
2006 35 0 35
2007 29 0 29
2008 30 0 30
2009 26 0 26
2010 37 0 37
2011 46 0 46
2012 52 0 52
2013 43 0 43
2014 36 0 36
2015 67 0 67
2016 38 0 38
2017 45 0 45

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Popularity of Dayson as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Dayson U.S.
  White 38.94% 64.26%
  African American 25.96% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 15.38% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 8.17% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 5.77% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 5.77% 16.26%

Of Last Name Dayson

People with the last name Dayson are most frequently White, African American, or Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander

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Fun Facts about the name Dayson

  • How Popular is the name Dayson? Dayson is the 13,321st most popular name of all time. As a last name Dayson was the 89,069th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Dayson have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 691 babies born with the first name Dayson in the United States. That's more than enough people named Dayson to occupy the territory of Cocos (Keeling) Islands (Australia) with an estimated population of 605 (as of June 30, 2010).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Dayson? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1983 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Dayson first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Dayson is Sunday, May 14th, 1893.
  • What year had the most people named Dayson born? The highest recorded use of the first name Dayson was in 2015 with a total of 67 babies.
  • Random Dayson Factoid: According to the 2016 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Dayson is not a popular baby boy's name in Texas. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Texas have the same name as you in 2016.
  • Weird things about the name Dayson: Your name in reverse order is Nosyad. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Nayods. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Dayson? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 208 people with the last name Dayson.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Dayson? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Dayson as their last name since less than 1 person in 1.4m people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
  • Wiktionary: Titles and License.