Name Alison Origin, meaning, pronunciation & popularity of the name Alison


Alison is a ♀ girl’s name.

Origin of the name Alison

Alison is a French and English diminutive of the name Alice, which derived from Adelheid. It was already a common name in the Middle Ages in England, Scotland and France.

What is the meaning of the name Alison?

Alison means “noble natured”, “of noble type” or “noble person” (from Old High German “adal” = noble + “heit” = kind/sort/type).

Pronunciation of Alison

Variants of the name Alison

Alisson Allison Allyson Alyson Alysson

Popularity of the name Alison

The name Alison is ranked #1255 overall.

Alison in the Top 50 Names

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