Hudson Name Meaning & Origin

Hudson

Pronunciation: HUHD-sən (key)

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Nicknames for Hudson

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Huddy Buddy
Hudsie
Hud Stud
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Meanings and history of the name Hudson

French-Norman roots of the name Hugh meaning soul.

"Hud" or "Hudd/e" is an old pet name for Richard. Hud-son means "son of Richard."

Famous real-life people named Hudson

Henry Hudson, explorer
Hudson Taylor, missionary to China
Hudson River in New York
Hudson Lee Hulse (b. 2006), son of American actress and model Gena Lee Nolin
Hudson Nicholas Lachey (b. 2010), son of American singer and actor Drew Lachey
Hudson Stone (b. 2011), son of American television actress and singer Lindsay Price and Australian celebrity chef, author, and television personality Curtis Stone
Hudson Robert Herjavec (b. 2018), son of Croatian-Canadian businessman, investor, and television personality Robert Herjavec and Australian professional ballroom dancer and television performer Kym Johnson, twin to Haven Mae; half-brother to Skye, Caprice, and Brendan

Hudson in song, story & screen

Paul Newman in Hud
Hudson Hawk
The Hudson Hornet
Driving Miss Daisy (1st car on the show is a Hudson!!)
Hudson Gimble, character in “Game Shakers”

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