Orson
Origin/Usage
French
Pronunciation
AWR-sən
Meaning
Bear
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Orson is an English name with Old French origins. It is derived from the Old French name 'Ourson', itself derived from the words 'ors', which means 'bear', or the Latin word 'ursus', which means 'bear cub'.

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