Addison name popularity, meaning and origin
Name Popularity: 82%
Addison name meaning:
The name Addison is of English origin and is commonly used as a unisex name, although historically it has been more popular as a boy's name. The name Addison is derived from a surname that means "son of Adam" or "son of Addie." The name Adam, in turn, is from the Hebrew name עָדָם (Adam) meaning "man" or "earth."
Addison is a name that conveys strength, masculinity, and a connection to the earth and humanity. It is a name that carries a sense of tradition and heritage. The name also has a modern and stylish feel, making it a popular choice for parents looking for a name that is both classic and contemporary.
In recent years, the name Addison has become increasingly popular as a girl's name, possibly due to its similarity to other popular female names like Madison and Madison. However, its traditional association with masculinity and its etymological meaning as "son of Adam" continue to make it a meaningful and significant choice for a boy's name.
Son of Adam.
Overall UK ranking: 841 out of 4789
37 recorded births last year
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Historical popularity of Addison
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