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Gender: Male Meaning of Judson: "son of Jordan" Origin of Judson: English Judson's Popularity in 2017: #938

The name Judson is a boy's name of English origin meaning "son of Jordan". Judson is ranked #938 on our popularity charts and is often added to lists like Cool Cowboy Baby Names and discussed in our forums with posts like "Boys Makeover- Two Middles".

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Judson remained in the US Top 1000 every year until it dropped off in 1987. In 2014, the named rejoined the list. With Hudson gaining in popularity, Judson—a possible alternative to Justin—could follow its path.

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Famous People Named Judson

Judson Mills, American actor
Judson Pratt, American character actor
Hugh Judson Kilpatrick, American Civil War general
Judson Harmon, U.S. attorney general and former governor of Ohio
Judson Laipply, American YouTuber known for "Evolution of Dance"
Adoniram Judson, American Christian missionary to Burma
Judson Wyatt Bates, 18th child (8th son) of the reality TV show Bringing Up Bates family

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