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Origin & Meaning

The name Bryson is of Welsh origin.

The meaning of Bryson is "son of brice".  


In the U.S. in 2014, it ranked 118 in baby name popularity for boys with 3397 occurrences.  It ranked 9593 in popular baby names for girls with 11 occurrences. 

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


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Related Names

Variants of the name Bryson include Brycen, Brysen.

Other Tidbits

Name Fun

Would you like to fingerspell the name Bryson in American Sign Language?

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Bryson.

Just for fun, see the name Bryson 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 Bryson in Nautical Flags page.

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