Allyson

Allyson - A very unique female name



  Sep 23,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Allyson, meaning noble, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1947 on position #1351. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Allyson and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Allyson? Our experts and editorial staff have gathered trends and insights for 30,000+ baby names over the last 100 years -- And on this page you will learn everything you ever wanted to know about the name Allyson. The baby girl name Allyson was given to 1,239 baby girls in 2012, ranking #255 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 1,141 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Allyson peaked in popularity 21 years ago in 1998 on position 184.



Famous with this name

Allyson Patel
Bernadette Allyson
Allyson Weeks


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Allyson is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Allyson is currently topping the baby name charts in Mississippi at position #107 - and is the least popular in Louisiana at position #491.

Why care about state specific baby name charts? It could be that a name that is very popular on the national overall charts is less (or even more) popular where you live. So make sure you check out the state specific charts below and find out how popular or unique Allyson is where you live.


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Allyson origin and meaning

Allyson is a 7 letter name with 3 syllables. This name means noble. To see famous people named Allyson, pop culture references for the name Allyson and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Allyson

We've found the following names that sound similar to Allyson, sorted by popularity.

Allison / Alexandra / Alison / Alexandria / Alejandra / Alyson / Alessandra / Alexandrea / Alexander / Alisson /

Name statistics


Most parents-to-be know if they want a popular or unique name, and with these charts and data tables you can easily get a better understanding of how popular or unique this name is.

With a quick glance you can easily tell if this name is increasing or declining in popularity - But note that its current popularity can actually differ a lot from state to state.

Chart position per year (visualized)



Chart position per state (visualized)



Chart position per year (table view)


Year Rank
2012255
2011262
2010261
2009249
2008268
2007269
2006259
2005256
2004239
2003252
2002233
2001257
2000245
1999208
1998184
1997225
1996231
1995218
1994209
1993211
1992228
1991243
1990236
1989244
1988253
1987261
1986297
1985347
1984399
1983452
1982405
1981437
1980401
1979390
1978369
1977375
1976427
1975432
1974441
1973429
1972459
1971459
1970540
1969585
1968611
1967584
1966653
1965446
1964489
1963544
1962546
1961635
1960641
1959645
1958694
19571051
19561143
19551078
1954947
19531026
19521105
1951891
19501034
19491298
19481134
19471351

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Mississippi107
Arkansas149
California163
Kansas178
Tennessee185
Texas185
North Carolina194
Alabama199
Kentucky207
Nevada210
Florida216
Virginia227
Indiana229
Nebraska243
West Virginia262
Georgia263
Oklahoma274
Oregon276
Michigan278
Wisconsin292
Illinois294
New Jersey298
Arizona311
Colorado323
Maryland331
Connecticut371
New York375
Missouri375
New Mexico379
Minnesota382
South Carolina389
Utah400
Pennsylvania422
Ohio433
Massachusetts433
Iowa460
Washington470
Louisiana491

Even more about Allyson


These are some of the common questions you may want to have answered to know if this is the perfect name for your baby.

Is Allyson a common or unique name?

By analyzing the number of births and frequency of this name we've determined that it's currently a very unique female name.

What is the number of syllables for the name Allyson?

3 syllables. Why is this important? One of the things that makes a baby name sound good and have a nice rythm is the number of syllables - and especially the number of syllables along with the syllable count for your last name. A simple rule is to avoid having the same number of syllables in your first, middle and last name.

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#
On chart
1998
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Allyson
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 1,141
Letter count 7
Syllable count 3
Year first discovered 1947
2012 births +1,239

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