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Gender: M Meaning of Gibson: "Gilbert's son" Origin of Gibson: English Gibson's Popularity in 2016: #925

Gibson is an undiscovered patronymic surname, with some appealing nicknames. It also brings to mind the popular brand of guitars. It has ranked in the US Top 1000 since 2010.

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

Gibson Borelli, child chef
Gibson Kyle Johnson, son of Bachelorette Emily Maynard
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 guitars.
Gibby Gibson, iCarly character
Gibson, U.S. town in North Carolina
Iconic "Gibson Girl" of the 1890s

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