Origin:Scottish
Popularity:153
Meaning:Son of the marsh-dwellers
Carson is a gender-neutral name of Scottish and Irish origins that’s certainly revving up as an up and comer. Also known as a surname, Carson means “son of the marsh-dwellers” and sports a pinch of old-western charm thanks to American frontiersman Kit Carson. The classic name also pulls ahead of siblings Karson, Kason, and Cason, airing a no-fuss spelling and style that’s sure to be a winner for parents. With an etymology that reminds baby of their lineage, Carson still maintains a modernness that stands the test of time.

Famous People Named Carson

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  • Ben Carson
    Presidential Candidate
  • Carson Daly
    TV Host
  • Johnny Carson
    Comedian, Talk Show Host

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