Meaning and Origin of: Allison

Girl name origins & meanings

  • German : Noble
  • Greek : Truth
  • Irish : Of noble birth

Family name origins & meanings

  • English and Scottish : patronymic from a Middle English male personal name: in most cases probably Allen, but other possibilities include a variant of Ellis or a short form of Alexander. In some instances, it may be from a female personal name, Alise or Alice (see Allis).

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