Alyson

Alyson - A very unique female name



  Dec 10,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Alyson appeared on the charts for the first time in 1948 on position #1741. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Alyson and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Alyson? 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 Alyson. The baby girl name Alyson was given to 518 baby girls in 2012, ranking #535 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 2,728 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Alyson peaked in popularity 32 years ago in 1987 on position 346.



Famous with this name

Alyson Stoner
Alyson Hannigan
Alyson Bath


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Alyson is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Alyson is currently topping the baby name charts in New Mexico at position #278 - and is the least popular in Ohio at position #1,110.

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 Alyson is where you live.


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Alyson origin and meaning

Alyson is a 6 letter name with 3 syllables. We couldn't find any information about what this name means. To see famous people named Alyson, pop culture references for the name Alyson and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Alyson

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

Allison / Alexandra / Alison / Alexandria / Alejandra / Allyson / 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
2012535
2011474
2010497
2009475
2008484
2007521
2006472
2005466
2004455
2003436
2002449
2001452
2000454
1999434
1998408
1997413
1996397
1995396
1994364
1993361
1992401
1991433
1990359
1989358
1988377
1987346
1986371
1985407
1984448
1983444
1982468
1981479
1980450
1979427
1978458
1977472
1976484
1975524
1974562
1973609
1972626
1971635
1970719
1969898
1968951
19671074
19661033
1965777
1964761
1963814
19621009
1961878
19601108
19591102
19581050
19571714
19561405
19551428
19541882
19531486
19521139
19511400
19491428
19481741

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
New Mexico278
Tennessee308
Nebraska337
Kentucky386
California389
Washington405
Idaho419
Nevada428
Texas444
Arizona460
Oregon481
Michigan490
North Carolina504
Virginia518
Illinois530
Massachusetts567
Florida574
Minnesota584
South Carolina591
Mississippi593
Oklahoma595
Utah607
Alabama609
New York625
Iowa633
Pennsylvania654
Indiana658
New Jersey687
Georgia822
Colorado880
Wisconsin939
Ohio1110

Even more about Alyson


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 Alyson 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 Alyson?

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
1987
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Alyson
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 2,728
Letter count 6
Syllable count 3
Year first discovered 1948
2012 births +518

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