Name: Dawson

Origin and Meaning of the Name Dawson

  • Meaning:
    David's son
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    (DAW sun)
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Miscellaneous Info for Dawson

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  • Used in:
    English speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    Dawson gained popularity as a first name in the American teen drama "Dawson's Creek."

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Popularity Rank of Dawson (US top 1000 names since 1880)

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