Name
SON

Name SON

Between 1880 and 2019 there were 624 births of Son in the countries below, which represents an average of 4 births of children bearing the first name Son per year on average throughout this period.
On the last available year for each country, we count 0 birth.

Other languages  :  
En Français Prénom Son   
In Italiano Nome Son   
Available variants : Sơn , Šon


Information about the first name Son

The first name Son is listed in our categories :The first name Son has been assigned to:
98.24% to boys
1.76% to girls
The country where the first name Son is the most common is:
US United State of America
This first name is on trend: Male
This first name has 3 letters including 1 vowel and 2 consonants

Anagrams of the first name Son

An anagram is a word that contains the same letters of another word. Here is the list of first names which are an anagram of Son : Ons

Son in Japanese *

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Katakanaソン
Hiraganaそん
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Origin and meaning of name Son

US English
Etymology src :
  • From Middle English sonn, sone, sun, sune, from Old English sunu (“son”), from Proto-Germanic *sunuz (“son”), from Proto-Indo-European *suHnús (“son”), from Proto-Indo-European *sewH- (“to bear; give birth”).
Etymology src :
  • From Middle English sonen, sunen, from the noun (see above).
Etymology (Verb) src :
  • son (third-person singular simple present sons, present participle sonning, simple past and past participle sonned)
  • (transitive) To produce (i.e. bear, father, beget) a son.
  • (transitive) To address (someone) as "son".
Alternative forms src :
  • sonne (obsolete)
Anagrams src :
  • NOS, Nos, Nos., nos, nos., ons
Anagrams src :
  • NOS, Nos, Nos., nos, nos., ons
Noun src :
  • SON
  • Initialism of supraoptic nucleus.
Pronunciation src :
  • IPA(key): /sʌn/, /sɒn/
  • Rhymes: -ʌn, -ɒn
  • Homophone: sun
Proper noun src :
  • SON
  • Abbreviation of Sonora. (state of Mexico)
Proper noun (Related terms) src :
  • Son of God
  • Son of Man
Middle English
Etymology src :
  • From Old English sunne.
Etymology src :
  • From Old English sunu.
Etymology (Noun) src :
  • son
  • Alternative form of sonne
Etymology (Noun) src :
  • son
  • Alternative form of sone (“son”)
Old French
Etymology src :
  • From Vulgar Latin sum, a reduced/atonic variant of Latin suum.
FR French
Etymology src :
  • From Old French son, suen, suon, from Latin sonus (the current form may be remade after or influenced by sonner).
Etymology src :
  • From Middle French son, from Old French son, from Vulgar Latin sum, a reduced/atonic variant of suus, suum, from Proto-Italic *sowos, from Proto-Indo-European *sewos, from *swé (“self”).
Etymology src :
  • From Latin secundus (presumably through an earlier Old French form *seon; cf. an attested Medieval Latin seonno, seonnum). Cognate with Catalan segó, Old Occitan segon. The meaning derives from the fact that bran results from a second sifting of flour. Doublet of second, a borrowing.
Etymology (Noun) src :
  • son m (plural sons)
  • sound
Etymology (Related terms) src :
  • sonner
  • sonore
Etymology (Determiner) src :
  • son m (singular)
  • (possessive) His, her, its (used to qualify masculine nouns and before a vowel).
Etymology (Noun) src :
  • son m (plural sons)
  • bran
Anagrams src :
  • nos
Pronunciation src :
  • IPA(key): /sɔ̃/
Old French
Alternative forms src :
  • soun (Anglo-Norman)
  • sun (Anglo-Norman)
Determiner src :
  • son m (feminine sa, plural ses)
  • his/hers/its (third-person singular possessive)
Pronunciation src :
  • IPA(key): /son/
  • Rhymes: -on
Determiner (Descendants) src :
  • Middle French: sonFrench: son
General
Proper noun src :
  • the Son
  • (Christianity) one of the three persons of the Trinity, believed to have become incarnated in Jesus Christ
ES Spanish
Etymology src :
  • From Latin sonus, probably through the intermediate of Old Occitan son (or influenced by it); alternatively, but less likely, regressively derived from the verb sonar (the more expected form would be *suen, and a sueno appeared in some Medieval texts). Compare English sound and Portuguese som.
Etymology src :
  • See the etymology of the main entry.
Etymology (Derived terms) src :
  • ¿a qué son?
  • ¿a son de qué?
  • bailar al son que le tocan
  • en son de
  • sin ton ni son
Etymology (Noun) src :
  • son m (plural sones)
  • A pleasant sound, tone
  • An Afro-Cuban musical form.
  • A musical composition in this form.
Etymology (Related terms) src :
  • sonar
Etymology (Verb) src :
  • son
  • Second-person plural (ustedes) present indicative form of ser.
  • Third-person plural (ellos, ellas, also used with ustedes?) present indicative form of ser.
Pronunciation src :
  • IPA(key): /son/, [sõn]
  • Rhymes: -on
Afrikaans
Etymology src :
  • From Dutch zon, from Middle Dutch sonne, from Old Dutch sunna, from Proto-Germanic *sunnǭ, from Proto-Indo-European *sh₂un-, *sóh₂wl̥.
Pronunciation src :
  • IPA(key): /sɔn/
Proper noun src :
  • son
  • Sun, sun (star of the solar system)
Proper noun (Derived terms) src :
  • middernagson
  • sonbril
  • Sondag
  • sonneblom
  • sonnestelsel
  • sonnig
  • sonpaneel
  • sonskyn
Old English
Etymology src :
  • From Latin sonus.
Noun src :
  • sōn m
  • a musical sound; vocal, instrumental
Pronunciation src :
  • IPA(key): /soːn/
Noun (Derived terms) src :
  • sōncræft
Middle French
Etymology src :
  • From Old French son.
Noun src :
  • son m (plural sons)
  • sound
Noun (Descendants) src :
  • French: son
Scottish Gaelic
Noun src :
  • son m (indeclinable)
  • sake, account
Noun (Derived terms) src :
  • airson, carson
Noun (Usage notes) src :
  • Note that a grammaticalised unit meaning ‘for’ is formed by a prepositional phrase combining the preposition air / ar with a nominal or pronominal argument and son. (These structures are sometimes called ‘compound prepositions’.)
Sranan Tongo
Etymology src :
  • From English Sun (from Middle English sunne, from Old English sunne (“sun; the Sun”)) or Dutch zon (from Middle Dutch sonne (“sun”), from Old Dutch sunna), both from Proto-Germanic *sunnǭ, from Proto-Indo-European *sh₂un-, *sóh₂wl̥.
Derived terms src :
  • sonde
Noun src :
  • son
  • Sun
Galician
Etymology src :
  • From Old Galician and Old Portuguese sõo, son (13th century, Cantigas de Santa Maria, probably influenced by or possibly borrowed from Old Occitan son), from Latin sonus. Alternatively, regressively derived from the verb soar. Compare Portuguese som, Spanish son.
Etymology (Pronunciation) src :
  • IPA(key): [s̺oŋ]
Etymology (Pronunciation) src :
  • IPA(key): [s̺oŋ]
Etymology (Verb) src :
  • son
  • inflection of ser:
  • first-person singular present indicative
  • third-person plural present indicative
Vietnamese
Adjective src :
  • son
  • (literary) unshakable; firm
  • Lòng son dạ sắt càng thêmLòng đà trăng gió ai tìm thấy ai.
Pronunciation src :
  • (Hà Nội) IPA(key): [sɔn˧˧]
  • (Huế) IPA(key): [ʂɔŋ˧˧]
  • (Hồ Chí Minh City) IPA(key): [ʂɔŋ˧˧] ~ [sɔŋ˧˧]
Adjective (Derived terms) src :
  • son sắt; sắt son
Icelandic
Noun src :
  • son
  • indefinite accusative singular of sonur
Old Swedish
Etymology src :
  • From Old Norse sonr, from Proto-Germanic *sunuz.
Alternative forms src :
  • sun
Noun src :
  • son m
  • son
Noun (Descendants) src :
  • Swedish: son
SE Swedish
Etymology src :
  • From Old Swedish son, sun, from Old Norse sonr, sunr from Proto-Germanic *sunuz, from Proto-Indo-European *suHnús. Masculine in Late Modern Swedish.
Anagrams src :
  • nos, ons, sno
Noun src :
  • son c
  • son; someone's male child
  • definite singular of so
Pronunciation src :
  • IPA(key): /soːn/
  • Rhymes: -oːn
Noun (Antonyms) src :
  • dotter
Noun (Related terms) src :
  • Andersson
  • brorson
  • dotterson
  • Eriksson
  • Johansson
  • sonbarn
  • sondotter
  • sonhustru
  • sonlig
  • sonnamn
  • sonson
  • sonsonsson
  • styvson
  • Svensson
  • svärson
  • systerson
Turkish
Etymology src :
  • From Ottoman Turkish صوك‎ (soŋ, “end, consequence”), from Proto-Turkic *soŋ (“back, end, after”).
Adjective src :
  • son
  • last, final
  • Antonym: ilk
Noun src :
  • son (definite accusative sonu, plural sonlar)
  • end, ending
  • consequence, result, conclusion
Noun (Related terms) src :
  • sonra
  • sonlu
  • sonsuz
  • sonlanmak
FI Finnish
Contraction src :
  • son
  • (colloquial) Contraction of se on (“it is”).
DK Danish
Verb src :
  • son
  • imperative of sone
DE German
Pronoun src :
  • son
  • Alternative form of so'n
  • 1857, Der Glücksstern. Novelle von Julie Burow (Frau Pfannenschmidt), Bromberg, page 95:
  • „[...] Macht Platz Leute! en Wagen wär' so übel nicht in soner Hitze.“
NO Norwegian Nynorsk
Etymology src :
  • From Old Norse sonr, from Proto-Germanic *sunuz, from Proto-Indo-European *suHnús.
Noun src :
  • son m (definite singular sonen, indefinite plural søner, definite plural sønene)
  • a son
Noun (Derived terms) src :
  • steson
Aromanian
Etymology src :
  • From Latin sonus. Compare Daco-Romanian sun.
Noun src :
  • son n (plural sonuri)
  • sound
Noun (Related terms) src :
  • asun
Irish
Noun src :
  • son
  • Only used in ar son
Scots
Etymology src :
  • From Old English sunu (“son”), from Proto-Germanic *sunuz (“son”), from Proto-Indo-European *suHnús (“son”), from *sewH- (“to bear, give birth”).
Noun src :
  • son (plural sons)
  • son, male child
Pronunciation src :
  • IPA(key): [sɪn]
Occitan
Etymology (Determiner) src :
  • son m sg (feminine singular sa, masculine plural sos, feminine plural sas)
  • his; her; its
  • Synonyms: seu, sieu
Etymology (Verb) src :
  • son
  • third-person plural present indicative of èsser
 

Popularity of the name Son

Number of SON births per year

Total births of Son by country

Births with the first name Son
Country
Boys
Girls
USUnited State of America
1880 - 2019
460
5
FRFrance
1900 - 2019
65
0
CZCzechoslovakia
1900 - 2016
36
0
DEGermany
2000 - 2018
12
0
DKDenmark
1985 - 2019
11
0
AUAustralia
1944 - 2019
10
0
ABAlberta
1980 - 2019
7
0
GBUnited Kingdom
1996 - 2019
6
0
QCQuebec
1980 - 2019
4
1
ARArgentina
1922 - 2015
0
4
ITItaly
1999 - 2018
1
1
ATAustria
1984 - 2018
1
0

Comments on the name Son

Personalities with the first name Son

There is 0 personality with the first name Son



Film Actors and Actresses with the first name Son

There are 54 actors and actresses with the first name Son
Son Vardy
Son Hooker
Son Dinh
Son Mi
Son Ramokgari
Son Nguyen
Son Seika
Son Garth
Son Doobie
Son Clave De Oro
Son Hoang Bui
Son Y La Rumba
Son N'guyen
Son Y Clave
Son Krejner
Son Thai Vu
Son Duc
Son Dang
Son Pierre An Nguyen
Son Ngoc Minh
Son Doggy
Son Ha Yoon
Son Truong
Son Yuke Songpaisan
Son Seok-Goo
Son Le
Son Salo
Son Pham
Son Mcgauley
Son Caz Lansford

There are more than 30 actors and actresses with the first name Son
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