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Gender: Male Meaning of Bronson: "son of brown-haired one" Origin of Bronson: English Bronson's Popularity in 2017: #691

The name Bronson is a boy's name of English origin meaning "son of brown-haired one". Bronson is ranked #691 on our popularity charts and is often added to lists like Unique Baby Names: Unusual and Rare and discussed in our forums with posts like "Generation CAF #67 (w/ occupations)".

From the experts:

This surname has a modern yet old New England feel, perhaps because of the association with the transcendental teacher and reformer Bronson (born Amos Bronson) Alcott, father of Louisa May. (One-time sitcom star Bronson Pinchot's full name is Bronson Alcott Pinchot.) A more muscular image comes via tough guy Charles Bronson.

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Famous People Named Bronson

(Amos) Bronson Alcott, American education reformer
Bronson Alcott Pinchot, American actor
Bronson Anthony Arroyo, American baseball player
Bronson La'Cassie, Australian golfer
Bronson Matthews, ring name of Joshua Bredl, American pro wrestler
Charles Bronson, American actor
Charles Bronson aka Charles Arthur "Charlie" Salvador (born Michael Gordon "Mickey" Peterson), English criminal and subject of film "Bronson"
Action Bronson, stage name of Arian Asllani, American rapper and former chef

Pop Culture References for the name Bronson

Bronson, resident of Tazmily Village in the video game MOTHER 3
Bronson Twist, character in Australian TV show "Round the Twist"
Skeeter Bronson, character in film "Bedtime Stories"
Bronson Alcott High School, school in film "Clueless"

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