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Hudson is a Baby Boy Name

Find out the meaning behind the name Hudson.

Hudson is an Old English surname—literally meaning “son of Hudd”—that’s enjoyed a heightened popularity as a strong boy’s name. Many will associate the name with romantic comedy heartthrob Rock Hudson and quirky Kate Hudson, and it’s a chic pick for parents looking for a classic yet interesting name. It can also be an alternative to Brooklyn or Bronx if you’re looking for a New York place name.

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