Gender: Male Meaning of Lawson: "son of Lawrence" Origin of Lawson: English Lawson's Popularity in 2019: #368

Lawson Origin and Meaning

The name Lawson is a boy's name of English origin meaning "son of Lawrence".

Appealing way, à la Dawson, to honor an ancestral Lawrence.

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Rank in US: #368

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Carol Wanner Says:


My son's name first name is Lawson. He hated it when he was little, but now he's 16 and likes the uniqueness of it.

RoddyThlayli Says:


I'm surprised that I like this.

Rachel Kent Says:


Love this name but my partners last name is Laws so Lawson Laws would be too much haha but it's a gorgeous name and hope to meet a Lawson one day x

indiefendi2 Says:


my kindergarten teacher was Mrs. Lawson. I like Lawrence better as a first name though.