Boy Baby Name

Greyson

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Quick Facts on Greyson

  • Gender:
  • Boy
  • Origin:
  • English
  • Number of syllables:
  • 2
  • Ranking popularity:
  • 149
Pronunciation:
GREY-sәn
Simple meaning:
Grey haired or grey beard

Characteristics of Greyson

  • Dependable
  • Solid
  • Practical
  • Hard-working
  • Industrious
  • Studious
  • Conservative

Etymology & Historical Origin - Greyson

The name Greyson comes from the Old English nickname “græg” which signified someone with grey hair or a grey beard. As a given name, Greyson is a relatively new invention and distinct to the United States. Its similarly sounding brother (i.e., Grayson) has quite a different etymology. Both names follow the American naming trend of using surnames as forenames.

Popularity of the Name Greyson

Greyson first appeared on the U.S. popularity charts in 1995. The name has gained over 700 positions on the charts since its debut. Right now, the name is reaching its peak popularity. We don’t expect it to go too much higher given the amount of competition out there for surname-sounding given names. This one is just sort of in that “grey” area. It could be a cute name for the son of a grey haired man. It is also a preppy sounding name.
Popularity of the Boy Name Greyson
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Cultural References to the Baby Name - Greyson

  • Literary Characters of the baby name Greyson

    Literary Characters of the Baby Name Greyson

    Greyson We cannot find any significant literary characters with the first name Greyson.

  • Popular Songs on Greyson

    Popular Songs on Greyson

    Greyson - We cannot find any well-known or significantly popular songs featuring the name Greyson.

  • Children's Books on the Baby Name Greyson

    Children's Books on the Baby Name Greyson

    Greyson - We cannot find any children’s books featuring a character with the first name Greyson.

  • Famous People Named Greyson

    Famous People Named Greyson

    Famous People Named Greyson - Greyson Fletcher (professional skateboarder); Greyson Gunheim (football player); Greyson Chance (singer)

  • Children of Famous People Named Greyson

    Children of Famous People Named Greyson

    Famous People Who Named Their Child Greyson - We cannot find any celebrities or famous people who have named their child Greyson.

  • Historic Figures

    Greyson - Boy Baby Name - Historic Figures

    Greyson - We cannot find any historically significant people with the first name Greyson.

Personality of the Boy Name Greyson

The number Four personality is marked by stability and discipline. This is the personality that follows the rules and is conservative by nature.  They have an earth-bound energy that prefers to build things methodically on top of firm foundations; they don't cut corners. Fours take their time and don't like to be hurried. But the outcome of their endeavors is likely to result in some strong and useful structure, which makes them great engineers and inventors. Fours are anything but frivolous or controversial. This is a trustworthy, straight-forward personality that embodies dedication and organization. They are the backbone and anchor in their relationships, careers and communities. They are tidy, punctual, and full of integrity. Hard-work comes naturally to a Four and they are immensely reliable. This is the personality you can always count on.

Variations of the Baby Name - Greyson

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