[ 2 syll. bry-son, br-ys-on ] The baby boy name Bryson is pronounced BRIYSahN †. Bryson is of Welsh and English origin. It is used mainly in English and Irish. From English roots, its meaning is 'son of Bryce'. Its meaning is derived from the word son.
Bryson is a variation of Bryce (English).
Bryson is popular as a baby boy name, and it is also perceived as trendy. The name's popularity has been increasing since the 1970s; before that, it was of only sporadic use. At the modest height of its usage in 2017, 0.236% of baby boys were named Bryson. It was #86 in rank then. In 2018, it ranked at #93 with a usage of 0.217%, and it was the most popular within all boy names in its family. Bryson was used 88% more than the next most popular name, Bryce, in 2018.
Baby names that sound like Bryson include Baren, Barram, Barran, Barren, Barrom, Barrum, Barum, Bayron, Bercan, Bergen, Beron, Bertchen, Berwen, Beryan, Beyren, Beyron, Biren, Brackan, Bracken, and Brackin.
† Pronunciation for Bryson: B as in "be (B.IY)" ; R as in "race (R.EY.S)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)" ; S as in "see (S.IY)" ; AH as in "mud (M.AH.D)" ; N as in "knee (N.IY)"