Mason

Pronunciation: ma-hso-hn
Origin: United Kingdom
gender-male
Author

Emmy Samtani

Emmy Samtani

Emmy is the founder of Kiindred and mother to 3 little ones. Over the last 4 years, she has worked with some of the most credible experts in the parenting space and is a keen contributor on all things parenthood.
Region Origin: Western Europe

The name Mason has its origins in Ancient Latin, English, French, and Germanic roots, and it signifies "stone worker," "tradesman," and "an artisan who works in stone". The term "mason" is derived from the Old French "masson" and is used as both a surname and a given name. Mason is an occupational surname that arrived with the conquest of William I in 1066, primarily thought to be Anglo-Norman. The name is used to describe those who worked with stone or brick and their descendants. In French, Mason is derived from the word "maison" (meaning "a house"), and in German, it comes from "macian" (meaning "to make"). The name Mason has consistently held meaning across several languages, countries, and cultures.

Mason Name Popularity Data

chat-overall Overall: Mason is currently #36 on Kiindred
gender-female Boy: Mason is currently #36 on Kiindred Boy Names
gender-male Overall Unique: Mason is currently #35 on Kiindred Unique Names
gender-male Boy Unique: Mason is currently #35 on Kiindred Boy Unique Names

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Famous People Named Mason

  • Mason Greenwood: Mason Greenwood is an English professional footballer who plays as a forward for Manchester United.
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  • Mason Crosby: Mason Crosby is an American football placekicker who plays for the Green Bay Packers in the NFL.
  • Mason Plumlee: Mason Plumlee is an American professional basketball player who plays for the Charlotte Hornets in the NBA.
  • Mason Disick: Mason Disick is the son of reality television personalities Kourtney Kardashian and Scott Disick, known for his appearances on "Keeping Up with the Kardashians."