US Popularity:26694
Other Origin(s):French, Gaelic, Irish, Latin
Meaning:Son of Gill
Of English origin, Gilson is a masculine name that means “son of Gill,” derived from the Middle English moniker Gillian. Also, a surname, Gilson, is believed to have Irish roots, coming from the Gaelic family name Mac Giolla Seanáin. Well-traveled, it also has some French and Latin roots, which might help inspire a little globe trotter in baby. Most commonly seen as a surname and most popular in the 1930s, we have no doubt your little one will stand out in style with this unique and sweet name.

Gilson Name Popularity Data

Yearly Ranking Change:

in 2018
- 13248
from 1979
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