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Alyson

What does Alyson mean?

Alyson Pronunciation of Alyson [alyson] as a name for girls has its root in Old German, and Alyson means "noble, exalted". Alyson is a variant form of Alice (Old German). Alyson is also a form of Alison (Old German).

Associated with: noble, exalted.

Variations

Alyson has 25 variants: Alicen, Alisan, Alisann, Alisanne, Alisoun, Alisson, Alisun, Allicen, Allicenne, Allisann, Allisanne, Allison, Allisoun, Allisson, Allisun, Allisunne, Allysann, Allysanne, Allyson, Allysoun, Allysson, Alysan, Alysann, Alysanne and Alysoun.

24 more different relations via Alice, Alison: Alis, Alisa, Alisah, Alise, Alisha, Alissa, Alisz, Allcen, Allsun, Allys, Allyse, Allysia, Allyssa, Alyce, Alys, Alysa, Alyse, Alysia, Alyss, Alyssa, Ilysa, Ilysah, Ilyssa and Ilysse.

Creative forms:
(female) Abison, Alason, ..

(male) Alyon, Alysel, ..

Middle name pairings:
Alyson Kamari (A.K.), ..

How popular is Alyson?

Alyson is a very prominent first name for females (#981 out of 4276, Top 23%) but an unusual surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)

Alyson entered the list in 1950-1959 and reached its peak rank of #359 in the U.S. in the year 1990, and is currently at #678. (2015 Birth Statistics)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Alyson name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Alyson outside U.S.

Which version is better?

with its source forms and related girl names. Allison (#39 from recent data), Alice (#87), Alyssa (#93), Alison (#338), Allyson (#359), Alisson (#915), Alisha (#919), Alissa (#942), Alisa (#1037), Alyse (#1689), Alysia, Alysa, Allisson, Alise, Allyssa, Alyce and Alys are the prominent alternative forms of Alyson (#678 from recent data) ranked in the Top 2000. These relations of Alyson were popular as baby names 17 years ago (adoption of 2.17%) and are somewhat less common today (adoption 1.1%, 49.3%), with versions such as Alisha going out of style. Allison is the most fashionable baby name here.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Alyson, Alice, Alisa, Alise, Alisha in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Alison, Alissa, Alisson, Allison, Allisson in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Allyson, Allyssa, Alyce, Alys, Alysa in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Alyse, Alysia, Alyssa in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Alice, Alisha, Alison, Allison, Alyssa outside U.S.

Similar Names

Suggested similar names are Addison, Addyson, Adison, Adisson, Adyson, Affton, Afton, Agafon, Alaysia, Aldona, Aleen, Alesha, Alesia, Alessa, Alessi, Alesta, Alista, Alldona (see Alida), Alleen, Allona, Allyn, Allysa, Allysah, Almond, Aloe, Alona, Aloysia, Alsina, Alsyna, Alya, Alycia, Alyda, Alyna, Alynah, Alyne, Alynne, Alyona, Alyosha, Alysha, Alyssah, Alysse, Alyssia, Alyvia, Alyx, Alyza, Anyssa, Arlyn, Arlynn, Arlys, Arlyse, Arlyss, Aryn, Ashton, Aston, Auron, Ayden, Aylin, Ayn, Aysha, Ayslin, Ayslyn, Bryton, Carson, Cason, Elon, Karson, Kason, Larson, Lison, Madyson, Maison, Mason, Payton, Season and Shyvon. These names tend to be less frequently used than Alyson.

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