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Gender: Male Origin of Jetson: Variation of Judson

The name Jetson is a boy's name of English origin. Jetson and is often added to user-created lists like Boys Names that Sound Both Strong and Smart and discussed in our forums with posts like "Build a sibling set together!".

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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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Pop Culture References for the name Jetson

"The Jetsons," animated series about a futuristic family
Fatso Jetson, American rock band