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Gender: F Meaning of Allison: "noble" Origin of Allison: Scottish, diminutive of Alice Allison's Popularity in 2013: #34

Widely used here since the fifties, Allison -- a derivative of Alice -- has far surpassed the original in popularity, though now it's eclipsed by Addison and Alice itself is rising again. Ellison -- another Allison-inspired variant -- is another fresh spin. For more, see Alison.

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Pop Culture References for the Name Allison

Allison Marie "Ally" McBeal, from television series 'Ally McBeal'
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Allison MacKenzie, character in the Peyton Place series
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Allison Hendrix, clone in "Orphan Black"
Allison Reynolds, character in "The Breakfast Club"
Rose Allison Dinsmore, Elsie Dinsmore's step-mother

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