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Gordon Meaning


What does Gordon mean?

The name Gordon is of English and Scottish origin.

The meaning of Gordon is "triangular hill".

Gordon is generally used as a boy's name.

It consists of 6 letters and 2 syllables and is pronounced Gor-don.

The Given Name Gordon

Gordon is good for parents who want a name that is sweet and delightful.

A special name that is sure to be loved.

A stylish name that will be adored by parents.

Gordon falls into the landform name category.

Some famous bearers of this name include: Gordon 'Duke' Keats, and Gordon Banks.

Gordon Popularity

In the U.S. in 2018, it ranked 823 in baby name popularity for boys with 269 occurrences. Less than 5 girls were given the name.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 819 in baby name popularity for boys with 274 occurrences. Less than 5 girls were given the name.

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

Gordon Related Names

Variants of the name Gordon include Gorden.

Gordon has the diminutive (nickname) Gord.

Famous Gordons

  • Gordon ~ 4 hurricanes
  • Gordon 'Duke' Keats ~ Ice Hockey Player
  • Gordon Banks ~ Soccer Player
  • Gordon Bowker ~ Business Mogul
  • Gordon Brown ~ British Prime Minister (2007-2010)
  • Gordon Matthew 'Sting' Sumner ~ Musician
  • Gordon Roberts ~ Ice Hockey Player
  • Gordon Schildenfeld ~ Soccer Player

Gordon Numerology

Destiny Number, Life Path Number, Soul Urge and Personality Number. These Numerological numbers may tell your child's story. Take a look at the Numerology Of Gordon.

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Gordon Name Fun

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

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Gordon.

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