The name Harrison is a boy's name of English, Aboriginal origin meaning "son of Harry". Harrison is ranked #107 on our popularity charts and is often added to lists like Antique Baby Names Back in Style and discussed in our forums with posts like "Build a sibling set together!".
From the experts:
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 107 along with other popular patronymics.
As a surname, Harrison has both presidential and Beatle connections.
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