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Pronunciation

ændərsən

Origin

English

Meaning

While you may know Anderson better as a last name, it’s migrated into first-name territory as a smart, preppy option for baby boys. Anderson is a strong, noble Scottish-origin name meaning “son of Andrew”. The adorable nickname options like Andy and Sonny aside, this name could be great if your baby boy’s dad is named Andrew!

Rank in the year 2015

Anderson was ranked #572 in the most popular American names of 2015.

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