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in the U.S.
since 1880


Gender: Boy. Ranked #837 most popular

What does the name "Harrison" mean?

Harrison (English): Son of Harry

The name "Harrison" is of English origin and it means "Son of Harry". It's a name commonly given to boys.

H is for hand, that you always give.

A is for admirable, you certainly are!

R is for relish, you seek a challenge.

R is for refreshing, the sparkling you.

I is for ideas, that you bring to life.

S is for secret, that you can certainly keep.

O is for orderly, a lifelong passion.

N is for noble, your regal bearing.

Your name in reverse order is "Nosirrah". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Horsinra". How do you pronounce that?

Now try the names of everyone you know including friends, cousins, neighbors, classmates, co-workers or your pets. Even your favorite anime, TV or movie characters! See what their names mean. Remember, this is purely just for fun.

How popular is the name "Harrison" in the U.S.?


Want to know about the populiarty of Harrison? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 63,508 babies born with the name Harrison in the United States. That's more than enough Harrisons to occupy the territory of Guernsey (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 62,431 (as of March 31, 2010). The name first appeared in the year 1880 when it was given to 65 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Harrison" was in 2014 with a total of 3,184 babies. (That's a lot of baby Harrisons)

According to the 1999 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Harrison" is not a popular baby boy's name in Virginia. Imagine that, only 50 babies in Virginia have the same name as you in 1999. Across the entire United States a total of 1,933 babies also bear the same first name during the same year. OMG! It's tough being a popular person isn't it?

Where is the name Harrison popular?

The map shows the relative popularity of the name Harrison in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess a name that was popular in the midwest? Search for the name to check your answer!

Celebrities named Harrison

Harrison Ford

Harrison Ford is an actor and producer with the most prominent portion of their career being from 1966 to present. Harrison was born in 1942 in Chicago, Illinois, U.S.


Past life for Harrison born Dec 21, 1982

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Scotland approximately on 1550. Your profession was banker, usurer, moneylender, and judge.

Your psychological profile shows you had a natural talent of psychologist and knew how to use the opportunities. Cold-blooded and calm in any situation. Your problem - to learn determination and persistency. Every misfortune should crash upon your strong will.

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