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The baby boy name Anderson is of Scandinavian origin. Anderson meaning, Anderson popularity, Anderson hieroglyphics, Anderson numerology, and other interesting facts.

The name Anderson is of Scandinavian and English origin.

The meaning of Anderson is "son of andrew".  

Anderson is generally used as a boy's name. It consists of 8 letters and 3 syllables and is pronounced An-der-son.

In the U.S. in 2012, it ranked 280 in popular baby names for boys with 1239 occurrences.  It ranked 3565 in popular baby names for girls with 44 occurrences. 

View the Anderson Popularity Page to see how the popularity trend for Anderson has changed since 1880, or to compare the popularity of Anderson to other names.


Would you like to fingerspell the name Anderson in American Sign Language?
Then just follow the diagram below.

Just for fun, see the name Anderson in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.

Learn about nautical flags and see your name or message written in nautical flags, on the Anderson in Nautical Flags page.

Looking for something more mystical? Visit the Anderson Numerology page.

Anderson Numerology
Anderson in Hieroglyhics
Anderson in Nautical Flags
English names generally consist of a given name, middle name and family name. Many English speaking countries have fairly flexible naming laws. This allows the multicultural families that live in these countries to merge the naming conventions of their faiths or previous nationalities with their current homeland.

Biblical names are still very prevelant. Nature, literature, mythology, celebrity, surnames, variants of traditional names and newly invented names are all sources of English given names.

The evolution of English names in the U.K. can be traced to the various conquests and ruling power changes of its early history. The evolution of English names in America has been more influenced by the various influxes of immigrants from different parts of the world during different times in its history.

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