Bronson: baby boy name meaning and popularity


With Old English roots, this name was once used to describe someone whose father had dark hair: i.e., "son of brown." But now that we have more specific ways of tracing lineage, you can use Bronson as a cool first name even if his dad is bald or something.



Famous people named Bronson:

Education reformer Bronson Alcott; actors Bronson Pinchot and Charles Bronson; baseball player Bronson Arroyo.

Fun fact:

The privileged Cher Horowitz attended Bronson Alcott High School in the movie Clueless.

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