Derived from an English surname, Grayson means “son of the steward.” It’s an awesome name for kids whose parents are in any profession, but if you or your partner are actually a steward, you are virtually required to name your son Grayson. Oh and FYI, the reason it isn’t “Stewardson” is because it comes from the middle English word greyve. The more you know.
Famous people named Grayson:
Actors Grayson Russell and Grayson Boucher; singer-songwriter Grayson Hugh; YouTuber Grayson Dolan.
The name Grayson has steadily climbed the popularity charts every year for decades — up to #37 on the list, from #188 in 2008.