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What does Elison mean?

Elison Pronunciation of Elison [eli-son] as a name for boys is of Old English origin, and the meaning of the name Elison is "son of Ellis". Elison is a version of Ellison (Old English): author Ralph Ellison.

Associated with: old english.


Elison has 2 variants: Elisson and Ellyson.

2 more alternative forms via Ellison: Ellson and Elson.

Creative forms:
(male) Elimon, ..

(female) Elien, Eliko, ..

Middle name pairings:
Elison Tayden (E.T.), ..

How popular is Elison?

Elison is a rare first name for men but a very popular last name for all people (#30900 out of 150436, Top 21%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related boy names. Popular related forms of Elison (not ranked) are Ellison (#1687 the previous year) and Elson. Other variants, like Ellson, are seldom used. Adoption of these forms of Elison was at its highest in 2015 (median #1843). (Top 2000 Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Ellison, Elson in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Elison and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Elison is pronounced similarly to Alison, Alisson, Allison, Allisoun and Allyson. Other recommended names are Adison, Allson, Eddison, Edison, Edson, Eilon, Einon, Eion, Eldon, Elgin, Elian, Eliot, Eliran, Eliron, Elis, Elisee, Eliseo, Elisha, Eliso, Elisud, Eljin, Elkan, Ellston, Ellton, Elon, Elsdon, Elston, Elton, Ericson, Erikson, Esiason, Evion and Jaison. These names tend to be more commonly used than Elison.

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