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Gender: M Meaning of Harrison: "son of Harry" Origin of Harrison: English Harrison's Popularity in 2014: #127

Harrison, a name made viable by Harrison Ford, is increasingly popular with parents who want an H name that's more formal than Harry or Hank but doesn't veer into the stiff Huntington-Harrington territory. Harrison is one of today's baby name winners, ranking at Number 161, along with other popular patronymics.

As a surname, Harrison has both presidential and Beatle connections.

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Famous People Named Harrison

Harrison Ford, American actor
George Harrison, former member of The Beatles
Harrison Barnes, NBA player

Pop Culture References for the Name Harrison

Harrison, Dexter's baby son on hit US show "Dexter"
Harrison, a character on TV's "Popular"
Harrison Wright, character on the US show "Scandal"
Kirkland Harrison, character on the show "Another World"

Harris, Harriss, Harrisson, Harryson

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