Gender: Male Meaning of Morrison: "son of Morris" Origin of Morrison: English

The name Morrison is a boy's name of English origin meaning "son of Morris". Morrison and is often added to lists like Unusual Boy Names and discussed in our forums with posts like "State CAF: Colorado".

From the experts:

Morrison is one of the more uncommon patronymics; it could be used to honor an ancestral Morris, or one of the well-known surnamed Morrisons: Toni, Jim or Van.

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Mona Says:


I live in London and do my weekly shop in the supermarket Morrisons. I can't get over that association, and the fact that there's a band called Morrisey clinches it.