What does Allyson mean?
Allyson [al-ly-son] as a name for girls (also used less generally as boys' name Allyson). Allyson's root is Old German, and the meaning of Allyson is "noble, exalted". Allyson is a version of Alice (Old German) with the suffix -yson. Allyson is also a derivative of Alison (Old German).
Allyson has 25 variants: Alicen, Alisan, Alisann, Alisanne, Alisoun, Alisson, Alisun, Allicen, Allicenne, Allisann, Allisanne, Allison▲, Allisoun, Allisson▼, Allisun, Allisunne, Allysann, Allysanne, Allysoun, Allysson, Alysan, Alysann, Alysanne, Alyson▲ and Alysoun.
Allyson has 21 more alternative forms via Alice, Alison: Allcen, Alles, Alless, Allis, Alliss, Allissa, Allsun, Ally, Allyce, Allys, Allyse, Allysia, Allysiah, Allyssa▼, Alys, Alysa▼, Alyse, Alysia▼, Alyss, Alyssa▼ and Illyssa.Kreatif forms:
(female) Ailyson, Alson, ..
(male) Allyaron, Allymon, ..
How popular is Allyson?
Allyson is a very popular first name for females (#775 out of 4276, Top 18%) and a slightly less popular surname for all people (#150436 out of 150436, Top 100%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Charted below is the birth name statistics of Allyson for girls. Allyson was first listed in 1940-1949 and reached its top rank of #186 in the U.S. in the year 1998, and is currently at #329. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Allyson and affiliated names. Alice (#97 in recent rankings), Alison (#289), Alisson (#938), Allison (#38), Allissa, Allisson, Ally (#736), Allyssa, Alys, Alysa, Alyse (#1489), Alysia, Alyson (#595) and Alyssa (#76) are the prominent varying forms of Allyson (#329 in recent rankings) ranked in the Top 2000. These forms of Allyson were favored by parents during the years 1880-1889 (median #1837) and are somewhat less widespread today (#1105, 47.5% less usage). Alice is more ubiquitous than the rest, though Allison is now the most fashionable, while versions such as Alyssa have become less popular.
Suggested similar names are Addeson, Addison▲, Addyson, Adison▼, Adisson, Adyson, Ailyn, Alaysia▲, Alldona (see Alida), Alleen, Allessa, Allinor (see Eleanor), Allisa, Allisah, Allona, Allyda, Allydah (see Alida), Allyn, Allyna, Allynah, Allyne, Allynn, Allynne, Allysa, Allysah, Allyssha, Aloysia, Alyona, Alysha▼, Alysse, Arlyn, Arlynn, Arlys, Arlyse, Arlyss, Avlynn, Ellon and Madyson. These names tend to be less commonly used than Allyson.