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Boy Name: Sanderson

Name: Sanderson
Pronunciation: \s(a)-nder-son, san-de-rson\
Gender / Sex: boy name boy
Meaning: son of Alexander
Origin: English
Sounds Like: Saunderson, Sandero
Similar Names: Anderson, Henderson
Rank as Last Name (Surname, Family Name): 1361


Sanderson \s(a)-nder-son, san-de-rson\ as a boy's name is a variant of Sanders (Middle English), and the meaning of Sanderson is "son of Alexander".

The baby name Sanderson sounds like Saunderson and Sandero. Other similar baby names are Anderson and Henderson.


Sanderson is not a popular first name for men but a very popular surname or last name for both men and women (#1361 out of 88799). (1990 U.S. Census)

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