Meaning of Mason
and the Origins of this baby name
The name Mason has the following meaning:
One who works with stone.
It is a male name, suitable for baby boys.
As a baby boy name, Mason is currently a popular baby name, with a recent overall USA popularity ranking of 52 out of 1000 (source: 2000s U.S. Census).
In 2009, the name Mason rose in popularity, moving up the USA Top 1000 charts in Year 2009, by 1 places. For the Year 2009, it ranked 34 in the Top 1000 charts.
The following chart shows the popularity of the name Mason in the USA, over the past 100 years.
The name Mason is pronounced as may-sun
The following names are baby names related to Mason and are suitable names for brothers and sisters of Mason: Boys - Benton
, Girls - Earlene
, Both genders - Brook
Popular Variants for the name Mason: Masan
We think the name Mason should fall under the following style category: Last Names
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Based on our research, most people would imagine a person with the name Mason to be: Tight-lipped businessman
In one word, you might describe Mason as a(n) "tight-lipped
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The names of some famous persons by the name Mason
(or its variants) are:Mason Unck
, born on 3 March , a famous footballer. Mason Unck's background: A linebacker for the Cleveland Browns. He played college football at Arizona State University. Primarily a special teams player, Unck is very popular with Cleveland's Dawg Pound for his hard-nosed approach to the game. Before kickoffs, Unck often runs towards the stands to pump up the crowd.Mason Walker Crosby
, born on 3 September, a famous footballer. Mason Walker Crosby's background: An American professional football placekicker for the Green Bay Packers. Mason Locke Weems
, born on 11 October, a famous painter. Mason Locke Weems 's background: An American printer and author known as the source of some of the best-known stories about George Washington, 'the Father of his Country,' including the famous tale of the cherry tree.