Meaning and Origin of: Addison

Girl name origins & meanings

  • English : Daughter of Adam

Boy name origins & meanings

  • Hebrew : Earth
  • Old English : Adam's son

Family name origins & meanings

  • Scottish and English : patronymic from the Older Scots or northern Middle English personal name Addie, a pet form of Adam.
  • John Addison (died 1706) came from Westmoreland, England, to MD in 1667.