Bryson

Bryson - A unique male name



  Sep 23,2018      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Bryson, meaning son of Brice, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1974 on position #1290. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Bryson and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Bryson? Our experts and editorial staff have gathered trends and insights for 30,000+ baby names over the last 100 years -- And on this page you will learn everything you ever wanted to know about the name Bryson. The baby boy name Bryson was given to 3,994 baby boys in 2012, ranking #94 on the national boy baby name top chart.

Must Try: Find A Perfect Name Based On Your Last Name...

With that position 1 in 411 baby boys were given this name - making this a unique male name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Bryson peaked in popularity 6 years ago in 2012 on position 94.



Famous with this name

Bryson Pitts
Ann Bryson
Winifred Bryson


How would you rate Bryson, 1-5?

Rating: 4/5 (24 people)


Bryson is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Bryson is currently topping the baby name charts in West Virginia at position #22 - and is the least popular in New Jersey at position #271.

Why care about state specific baby name charts? It could be that a name that is very popular on the national overall charts is less (or even more) popular where you live. So make sure you check out the state specific charts below and find out how popular or unique Bryson is where you live.


Comment and discuss




Bryson origin and meaning

Bryson is a 6 letter name with 2 syllables. This name means son of Brice. To see famous people named Bryson, pop culture references for the name Bryson and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Bryson

We've found the following names that sound similar to Bryson, sorted by popularity.

Brycen / Brogan / Brecken / Brigham / Brysen / Brayson / Breckin / Bracken / Brison / Bricen /

Name statistics


Most parents-to-be know if they want a popular or unique name, and with these charts and data tables you can easily get a better understanding of how popular or unique this name is.

With a quick glance you can easily tell if this name is increasing or declining in popularity - But note that its current popularity can actually differ a lot from state to state.

Chart position per year (visualized)



Chart position per state (visualized)



Chart position per year (table view)


Year Rank
201294
201198
2010120
2009151
2008177
2007179
2006176
2005195
2004201
2003214
2002230
2001248
2000269
1999279
1998318
1997348
1996351
1995419
1994462
1993477
1992519
1991500
1990556
1989544
1988517
1987579
1986576
1985625
1984636
1983661
1982676
1981770
1980779
1979878
19781259
19771409
19761514
19741290

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
West Virginia22
South Carolina27
Alabama29
Arkansas29
Mississippi32
Tennessee37
Georgia43
Kentucky47
North Carolina50
Louisiana53
Nebraska63
North Dakota71
Missouri72
Kansas74
Oklahoma75
Ohio78
Indiana81
Michigan89
Virginia95
Maine95
Maryland96
Florida101
Vermont102
Pennsylvania105
South Dakota108
Iowa109
Texas119
Oregon119
Delaware122
Nevada134
Wyoming140
Minnesota140
Hawaii141
Illinois147
Idaho153
New Hampshire156
Colorado157
Washington173
Arizona187
Utah188
Wisconsin188
New Mexico194
Montana196
Alaska196
Massachusetts206
Rhode Island207
Connecticut241
New York253
California264
New Jersey271

Even more about Bryson


These are some of the common questions you may want to have answered to know if this is the perfect name for your baby.

Is Bryson a common or unique name?

By analyzing the number of births and frequency of this name we've determined that it's currently a unique male name.

What is the number of syllables for the name Bryson?

2 syllables. Why is this important? One of the things that makes a baby name sound good and have a nice rythm is the number of syllables - and especially the number of syllables along with the syllable count for your last name. A simple rule is to avoid having the same number of syllables in your first, middle and last name.

Recommended articles


#
On chart
2012
Peak year
Male


Popularity Score™

Name Bryson
Gender Male
Popularity 1 in 411
Letter count 6
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1974
2012 births +3,994

About Us

What's BabyNameScience.com? Our team of researchers have gathered trends and insights for 30,000+ baby names over the last 100 years. From Mary (#1 in 1910) to Madison (#8 in 2012) - We have collected and organized names from over 290 million births to help you find the perfect name for your baby.

Try our free Smart Name Finder

Rather than random suggestions or alphabetically sorted lists we'll give you smart suggestions based on your input and preferences. Give it a try!

  Try Now