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Alison Girl Name


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Alison name image The name Alison is of Old French origin, and is a diminutive form of Alice.  The table below indicates the number of times the name Alison has been given to baby girls in recent years.  The last 125 years refers to 1880 through 2004; last year refers to 2004.  The rank and count values are based on U.S. Social Security Administration counts for the one thousand most popular names given to baby girls in each of these years. 

Cumulative Usage Chart for the Name Alison
Use of the Name Alison for Girls During the Last ...
125 Years50 Years25 Years10 Years5 Years2 Years1 Year
95,59091,79853,63015,7016,9212,8301,419
The table below indicates the number of times the name Alison has been given to baby girls and baby boys each year, from 1880 through 2004.  Alison first appeared in the top thousand girl or boy names during 1934, which is the first year shown on the table.  A blank entry indicates that the name did not rank among the top one thousand names given to girls or boys, respectively, during the specified year.

Yearly Usage Chart for the Name Alison
 Used as a Girl NameUsed as a Boy Name
YearRankCountRankCount
193497450  
1935    
193696151  
1937    
1938    
1939    
1940    
1941    
194287778  
194396367  
194486877  
1945672121  
1946541214  
1947562231  
1948495269  
1949449316  
1950430351  
1951403417  
1952395439  
1953383492  
1954344619  
1955379543  
1956358592  
1957380570  
1958280991  
19592541,198  
19602461,267  
19612311,407  
19622251,417  
19632341,389  
19642261,453  
19652231,457  
1966272955  
1967284894  
1968291904  
19692691,077  
19701871,766  
19711432,208  
19721621,804  
19731461,924  
19741342,082  
19751272,262  
19761162,275  
19771212,375  
19781232,425  
19791022,933  
19801012,976  
19811132,705  
19821112,721  
19831162,486  
19841102,510  
1985972,826  
1986962,975  
19871002,768  
19881132,534  
19891192,493  
19901332,358  
19911422,153  
19921472,064  
19931412,239  
19941532,121  
19951621,951  
19961661,900  
19971731,763  
19981881,638  
19992011,528  
20002311,378  
20012321,358  
20022311,355  
20032331,411  
20042291,419  
Totals:  95,590 0

During the last 125 years, parents have used Alison as a girl's name nearly 100% of the time and hardly ever as a boy's name.  Cumulative counts and total counts shown on the above tables are somewhat lower than actual counts because the name Alison appears in the top 1,000 girl names only 65 times during the last 125 years.


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