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Gender: Male Meaning of Bryson: "son of Brice" Origin of Bryson: English Bryson's Popularity in 2017: #86

The name Bryson is a boy's name of English origin meaning "son of Brice". Bryson is ranked #86 on our popularity charts and is often added to lists like Surname Baby Names and discussed in our forums with posts like "Boys Makeover- Two Middles".

From the experts:

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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Famous People Named Bryson

Bryson Djuan Tiller, American singer
Bryson Spinner, American NFL football player
Bryson James Aldrich DeChambeau, American golfer
Bryson Macrae Graham, English drummer of bands Spooky Tooth and Girl
Bryson of Heraclea, ancient Greek mathematician
Bryson Leakes, son of TV personality NeNe Leakes
Bill Bryson, American author
Peabo Bryson, American R&B singer

Pop Culture References for the name Bryson

Brysen, Brysin


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.