Allison - girls name

Allison name popularity, meaning and origin

Name Popularity: 68%

Allison name meaning:

The name Allison is of Scottish origin and is derived from the old French name "Alice." It is a popular and timeless name for girls, with its meaning often associated with nobility and grace. The name Allison is said to mean "noble" or "noble kind," emphasizing qualities of honor, dignity, and distinction.

Those named Allison are often described as intelligent, confident, and independent individuals. They possess a strong sense of self and have a natural ability to lead. Allison is someone who is not afraid to stand up for what she believes in and is known for her perseverance and determination. She possesses a magnetic personality, drawing people towards her with her charm and charisma.

People with the name Allison tend to be creative and artistic, with a passion for self-expression. They have a natural ability to bring beauty and harmony to their surroundings. Allison is a name that exudes elegance and sophistication, fitting perfectly for a girl who is destined to make her mark on the world with her grace and strength.

Origin: German

Form of Alison. Noble, kind.


Unisex names

Related names

Alison , Ailie , Ali , Allie , Allison

Other girls names beginning with A


Overall UK ranking: 1785 out of 5581

16 recorded births last year

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Historical popularity of Allison

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