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Name Gordon

Meaning:maybe great hillTools:

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Gender:male
Languages of use:English, Scottish
US 2015 rank:#812     ... 810:Harold, 811:Baylor, 812:Gordon, 813:Rene, 814:Terrence ...     Full US 2015 list
Similarly written:Gordan, Jordon, Doron, Gereon, Gidon, Goran, Göran, Gordana, Gordian, Jordan     Details
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About Gordon, the group of names with the same origin as Gordon

Meaning/translation:maybe great hill
Language of origin:Celtic
Info about origin:originally a Scottish family name, the name of one of the greatest clans
 maybe of Celtic origin with the meaning great hill
 maybe of Old French/Norman origin, from one of the several cities in France with the name Gourdon
Words:gor = great  Celtic
 dun = the hill, the fort (a permanent army post)  Celtic
Topics:Family name
Variants' top ranks:21:Gordon England+Wales 1934
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SeriesGraphRankings
England+Wales decadesGraph1964 74,  1954 51,  1944 44,  1934 211924 39,  1914 54,  1904 82
USA decadesGraph1990-1999 520,  1980-1989 368,  1960-1969 174
USA yearlyGraph2015 812,  2014 934,  2008 946,  2007 994,  2006 904,  2005 877,  2004 751,  2003 757,  2002 675,  2001 708,  2000 640,  1999 652,  1998 640,  1997 611,  1996 547,  1995 541,  1994 551,  1993 509
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