Dawson
Origin/Usage
English, Hebrew
Pronunciation
DAW-sən
Meaning
Son of David
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Dawson is derived from the name David. David originates in Hebrew and means "adored". It has been one of the most popular masculine given names over centuries, and in different spellings all over the world. It functions as a surname as well. Throughout history it was popular with royalty. The most famous bearer is David, the second king of the United Kingdom of Israel and Jesus Christ's ancestor.

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