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Meaning and Origin of: Davidson

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First name origins & meanings:

  • Hebrew : Beloved

Last name origin & meaning:

  • Scottish, northern English, and Jewish (Ashkenazic) : patronymic from the personal name David. As a Jewish name, the last element comes from German Sohn ‘son’.
  • Americanized spelling of Norwegian and Danish Davidsen or Swedish Davidsson, patronymics from the personal name David.