What does Addison mean?
Addison [ad-di-son] as a girls' name (also used less generally as boys' name Addison) is pronounced AD-ih-sun. It is of Old English origin, and the meaning of Addison is "son of Adam". Surname used as a given name.
(female) Adoson, Ardison, ..
(male) Addion, Additon, .. Middle name pairings:
Addison Finley (A.F.), ..
How popular is Addison?
Addison is an unusual first name for females but a very prominent last name for both adults and children (#2019 out of 150436, Top 1%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Addison was first listed in 1990 and reached its top rank of #11 in the U.S. in the year 2010, and is currently at #24. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)
Which version is better?with its variant forms and related girl names. Popular varying forms of Addison (#24 from current records) are Addyson (#444 from current records), Addisyn (#584), Anniston (#1035), Addie (#1122), Adyson (#1639) and Adison. These relations of Addison were popular as baby names in the year 2007 (average #765) and are somewhat less popular today (#978, 35.2% less usage), with forms like Adison falling out of fashion. Addison is a constant favorite, although Anniston appears to be becoming a favorite too.
Similar NamesSuggested similar names are Addi, Addiah, Addilyn▲, Addilynn▲, Adin, Adrian▼, Adrien, Aldis, Alisan, Alison, Alisoun, Alisson, Alisun, Allison▲, Allisoun, Allisson▼, Allisun (see Alice), Allyson, Alyson, Aniston, Ardin, Ardis▼, Ardiss, Jamison, Lison, Maddison▲, Madison, Madisson, Madyson and Maison. These names tend to be more commonly used than Addison.See names in meaning and etymology.