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Origin & Meaning

The name Mason is of English origin.

The meaning of Mason is "stone worker".  


In the U.S. in 2014, it ranked 3 in baby name popularity for boys with 17092 occurrences.  It ranked 2349 in popular baby names for girls with 78 occurrences. 

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


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Related Names

Variants of the name Mason include Maison, Masen, Mayson.

The name Masson is a form of Mason.

Other Tidbits

Mason falls into the occupational name category.

Name Fun

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

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Mason.

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

Names Like This

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.