Grayson

Grayson - A very unique female name



  Aug 23,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Grayson appeared on the charts for the first time in 1982 on position #3414. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Grayson and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Grayson? 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 Grayson. The baby girl name Grayson was given to 123 baby girls in 2012, ranking #1321 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 11,490 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Grayson peaked in popularity 18 years ago in 2001 on position 1086.



Famous with this name

Bobby H. Grayson
Michael S. Grayson
Wendell J. Grayson


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Grayson is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Grayson is currently topping the baby name charts in South Carolina at position #455 - and is the least popular in Texas at position #2,373.

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 Grayson is where you live.


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Grayson origin and meaning

Grayson is a 7 letter name with 2 syllables. We couldn't find any information about what this name means. To see famous people named Grayson, pop culture references for the name Grayson and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Grayson

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

Georgina / Georgianna / Georgiana / Georgene / Gracyn / Georgine / Georgeann / Georgiann / Gracen / Georgann /

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
20121321
20111800
20101635
20091886
20081491
20071301
20061489
20051345
20041322
20031396
20021194
20011086
20001148
19991413
19981348
19971524
19961347
19951409
19943610
19922988
19903571
19823414

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
South Carolina455
North Carolina545
Virginia840
Missouri848
Maryland929
Michigan992
Indiana1079
Georgia1086
Tennessee1126
New York1220
Pennsylvania1276
Ohio1283
California1702
Florida1802
Texas2373

Even more about Grayson


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 Grayson a common or unique name?

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

What is the number of syllables for the name Grayson?

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.

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#
On chart
2001
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Grayson
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 11,490
Letter count 7
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1982
2012 births +123

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