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Gender: M Meaning of Gibson: "Gilbert's son" Origin of Gibson: English Gibson's Popularity in 2014: #861

Gibson is an undiscovered patronymic last-name-first-name, with some appealing nicknames. It also brings to mind the popular brand of guitars.

Though rarely heard in front place, Gibson is a popular surname that has been dotted across popular culture--think actors Mel and Thomas, buckaroo Hoot, tennis champ Althea, baseball stars Josh and Kirk, and the illustrator famed as the 'Gibson Girl' creator, Charles Dana Gibson.

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Famous People Named Gibson

Mel Gibson, American actor
Althea Gibson, former American tennis player
Hutton "Red" Gibson, father of actor Mel Gibson
William Ford Gibson, an American-Canadian sci-fi novelist and essayist

Pop Culture References for the name Gibson

Gibson Andrew Praise, mind-reading boy who appeared in "The X Files"
Gibson, from the TV series "A.N.T. Farm"
Gibson is a line of amazing guitars
Gibby Gibson, iCarly character
Gibson, U.S. town in North Carolina
Iconic "Gibson Girl" of the 1890s

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