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Gender: Male Meaning of Bryson: "son of Brice" Origin of Bryson: English Bryson's Popularity in 2018: #93

The name Bryson is a boy's name of English origin meaning "son of Brice". Bryson is ranked #93 on our popularity charts and is often added to lists like Surname Baby Names and discussed in our forums with posts like "A brother or sister for little Jack or Olivia".

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A surname name that can transition to first -- it entered the Top 1000 in 1980 and is now firmly in the Top 100. Actress NeNe Leakes chose it for her son. R&B singer Bryson Tiller's popularity may have played a part in accelerating Bryson's rise.

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Brysen, Brysin

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Jasmine-Joy Says:


I know a Bryson but am surprised to see it's so popular and I personally don't think it's that good of a name I think the name Bryce or Brice is better but that's just my opinion I guess.

Guest Says:


I'm shocked this is so high on the popularity charts. I think Bryce by itself is way better.