The name Harrison is a boy's name of English, Aboriginal origin meaning "son of Harry". Harrison is ranked #113 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 "Favourite Names in the last signature".
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.
As a surname, Harrison has both presidential and Beatle connections.
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