Gender: Male Origin of Jetson: Variation of Judson

Jetson Origin and Meaning

The name Jetson is a boy's name of English origin.

The surname name Jetson may have originated as a variation on Judson, a patronymic related to Jordan, but it is more familiar to most Americans as the last name of the futuristic cartoon family. Jetson may appeal to parents as a proper form leading to the cool boy nickname Jet.

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Zelliew Says:


I usually go for the more formal name & then figure the nick names will flow. In this case I prefer Jet.

kitchi1 Says:


Very modern sounding. Jet is a nice nickname, too. Just be prepared to always be sang the Jetson's theme song in your ear. My last name is very close to Jetson, and this one time these girls thought that was my last name, and they broke out in song while I'm just sitting there, dumbfounded.

BabyNameCrazy95 Says:


Love this name so modern sounding and the nickname Jett is just gorgeous Jettson-Will would be my little one's name if I have a boy x

KiwiMarie Says:


I would like it except I keep wanting to sing the Jetsons theme song.