Hudson – Scary Mommy

Hudson

Originally an English surname meaning “son of Hudde,” which was actually (weirdly?) a nickname for both Hugh and Richard. It has a rugged vibe, so you might wanna put some stuff from Patagonia Kids on your baby registry.

Nicknames:

You could call him Hud. Or you could call him Son, but then in all fairness, you could do that to any little boy no matter what his name is.

Famous people named Hudson:

Actor Hudson Yang; missionary Hudson Taylor; explorer Henry Hudson.

Fun fact:

Hudson is a popular name among celebrity kids — Drew Lachey, Curtis Stone, Tony Hawk, Marcia Gay Harden, Gena Lee Nolin, and Devon Sawa all have Hudsons.

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