US Popularity:2237
Other Origin(s):French
Meaning:little Alice; noble
Alyson is a feminine name with German and French origins. A diminutive of the Old French name Aalis, this name can be interpreted as “little Alice,” making it an adorable way to celebrate baby as a new addition to your family. In Old German, Alyson is a variant of Adalhaid, which means “noble.” If you can already see baby’s majestic, dignified nature, Alyson will definitely make them feel like a monarch.

Alyson Name Popularity Data

The Bump Ranking

Overall:Alyson is currently #4871 on The Bump
Girl:Alyson is currently #3273 on The Bump Girl Names

U.S. Births

Overall:Alyson is currently #2237 in U.S. births
Girl:Alyson is currently #1193 in U.S. births

Yearly Ranking Change:

in 2023
+ 12
from 2022
In comparison to the previous year's data
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