Colson: baby boy name meaning and popularity


With the "-son" suffix indicating "son of," and the "Col" beginning likely indicating someone either dark-haired or associated with actual coal, this surname-turned-given-name is perfect for the kid whose knees will be black as coal when he comes in from outside. Find a good stain remover, 'cause you're gonna need it.


Cole, Coley.

Famous people named Colson:

Novelist Colson Whitehead; rapper Richard Colson Baker (stage name: Machine Gun Kelly).

Fun fact:

Kentucky, Ohio, Washington, Florida, and Illinois all have historic residences named Colson House.

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