Nilson

Nilson - A very unique male name



  Jun 16,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Nilson appeared on the charts for the first time in 1982 on position #2479. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Nilson and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Nilson? 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 Nilson. The baby boy name Nilson was given to 5 baby boys in 1982, ranking #2479 on the national boy baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 339,547 baby boys were given this name - making this a very unique male name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Nilson peaked in popularity 37 years ago in 1982 on position 2479.



Famous with this name

Tyler Nilson
Katie Nilson
Christer Nilson


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Nilson is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Nilson is currently topping the baby name charts in New York at position #1,240 - and is the least popular in New York at position #1,240.

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 Nilson is where you live.


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Nilson origin and meaning

Nilson is a 6 letter name with 2 syllables. We couldn't find any information about what this name means. To see famous people named Nilson, pop culture references for the name Nilson and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Nilson

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

Nelson /

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
19822479

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
New York1240

Even more about Nilson


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 Nilson 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 Nilson?

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
1982
Peak year
Male


Popularity Score™

Name Nilson
Gender Male
Popularity 1 in 339,547
Letter count 6
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1982
1982 births +5

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