Greyson

Greyson - A very unique male name



  Nov 12,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Greyson, meaning son of the steward, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1984 on position #2372. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Greyson and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Greyson? 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 Greyson. The baby boy name Greyson was given to 2,202 baby boys in 2012, ranking #174 on the national boy baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 745 baby boys were given this name - making this a very unique male name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Greyson peaked in popularity 7 years ago in 2012 on position 174.



Famous with this name

Greyson Chadwick
David Greyson
Greyson Chance


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Greyson is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Greyson is currently topping the baby name charts in Nebraska at position #86 - and is the least popular in New Mexico at position #254.

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 Greyson is where you live.


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Greyson origin and meaning

Greyson is a 7 letter name with 2 syllables. This name means son of the steward. To see famous people named Greyson, pop culture references for the name Greyson and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Greyson

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

Grayson / Garrison / Gerson / Graysen / Gershon / Greysen / Gurshan / Gerasimos / Graciano / Gurshaan /

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
2012174
2011201
2010249
2009348
2008382
2007408
2006493
2005562
2004662
2003680
2002735
2001670
2000715
1999728
1998840
1997873
1996818
19951000
19941285
19931484
19921747
19911930
19902213
19891819
19882072
19871987
19862138
19852226
19842372

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Nebraska86
Idaho99
Wyoming102
South Dakota105
Iowa108
New Hampshire109
North Dakota114
North Carolina121
Oklahoma123
Tennessee126
Washington127
Kentucky130
Ohio134
Connecticut136
Pennsylvania139
Wisconsin140
Nevada142
Alabama142
South Carolina142
Utah142
Indiana148
Rhode Island149
Minnesota153
Oregon154
Missouri155
Kansas156
West Virginia157
Colorado158
Arkansas159
Michigan164
Maine168
Mississippi169
Florida176
Louisiana179
Virginia184
Georgia187
Montana190
Illinois195
New York198
Alaska200
Maryland202
Arizona207
Texas231
Massachusetts234
New Jersey241
California250
New Mexico254

Even more about Greyson


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 Greyson 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 male name.

What is the number of syllables for the name Greyson?

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
2012
Peak year
Male


Popularity Score™

Name Greyson
Gender Male
Popularity 1 in 745
Letter count 7
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1984
2012 births +2,202

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