Greyson - boys name

Greyson name popularity, meaning and origin

Name Popularity: 93%

Greyson name meaning:

The name Greyson is derived from the English surname Gray, which itself originated from the Old English word græg, meaning "gray-haired" or "gray-haired warrior." The name Greyson carries connotations of wisdom, experience, and strength. It is often associated with maturity and a sense of authority or leadership.

Greyson has gained popularity as a given name in recent years, especially in English-speaking countries. This may be due to its modern and sophisticated sound, as well as its association with the color gray, which is often associated with neutrality, balance, and calmness.

Parents who choose the name Greyson for their son may be drawn to its timeless elegance and its ability to suit a range of personalities. It has a strong and masculine feel to it, making it a popular choice for parents who want a name that exudes confidence and power. Overall, the name Greyson can be seen as a symbol of strength, wisdom, and maturity, making it an excellent choice for a boy's name.

Origin: English

Gray-haired: son of the Gray family; son of Gregory.



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Overall UK ranking: 341 out of 4789

131 recorded births last year

Change in rank

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    Regional popularity

    Ranking for this name in various UK regions

  • Scotland (401)

Historical popularity of Greyson

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