US Popularity:1367
Meaning:Son of William
The meaning of Wilson, a traditional British surname, is perhaps no surprise; it literally means "the son of William." However, this formal-sounding classic gets a modern makeover as a gender-neutral first name! Wilson has a powerful, commanding quality to it, which certainly bodes well for baby as they step out into the world and have their voice heard. Tennis fans may love this name as it points to the famous sports brand. Others may fall game, set, and match for Wilson owing to its unique quality and memorable appeal.

Famous People Named Wilson

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  • Woodrow Wilson
    United States President

Wilson Name Popularity Data

The Bump Ranking

Overall:Wilson is currently #1848 on The Bump
Boy:Wilson is currently #1023 on The Bump Boy Names

U.S. Births

Overall:Wilson is currently #1367 in U.S. births
Boy:Wilson is currently #670 in U.S. births

Yearly Ranking Change:

in 2023
+ 19
from 2022
In comparison to the previous year's data

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