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since 1880
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Meaning and Origin

What does the name Adison mean? Find out below.

Origin and Meaning of Adison

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Alt. Meaning

A is for accountable, someone to be counted on

D is for dependable, on you I can rely.

I is for infinite, are your possibilities

S is for serene, your calm time.

O is for optimistic, look at the bright side!

N is for nurturing, to all that need help

Notable Persons Named Adison

Adison Promrak is a soccer player for the BEC Tero Sasana F.C., Buriram United F.C., Army United F.C., Thailand national under-20 football team, Thailand national under-23 football team, and Thailand national football team. Adison was born on October 21st, 1993 in Songkhla.


Adison was born on April 14th, 1962 in Kabale District.


How popular is the baby name Adison in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1926 7 0 7
1986 21 0 21
1987 17 0 17
1988 18 0 18
1989 12 5 7
1990 9 0 9
1991 20 6 14
1992 12 0 12
1993 21 9 12
1994 30 15 15
1995 34 26 8
1996 49 28 21
1997 51 30 21
1998 65 49 16
1999 69 48 21
2000 119 88 31
2001 124 99 25
2002 136 101 35
2003 171 124 47
2004 201 145 56
2005 213 177 36
2006 392 358 34
2007 429 401 28
2008 329 311 18
2009 257 235 22
2010 226 209 17
2011 160 139 21
2012 138 126 12
2013 96 84 12
2014 87 82 5
2015 71 62 9
2016 65 65 0
2017 51 43 8
* Years where the name was given to 5 or fewer babies will show zero to respect privacy.

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International Interest for Adison

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Popularity in the US

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Popularity of Adison as a first name

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Popularity of Adison as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Adison U.S.
  White 32.93% 64.26%
  African American 38.32% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 20.96% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.00% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 2.99% 16.26%

Of Last Name Adison

People with the last name Adison are most frequently White, African American, or American Indian and Alaska Native

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Fun Facts about the name Adison

  • How Popular is the name Adison? Adison is the 4,576th most popular name of all time. As a last name Adison was the 106,570th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Adison have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 3,700 babies born with the first name Adison in the United States. That's more than enough people named Adison to occupy the territory of Falkland Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 3,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Adison? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1926 when it was given as a first name to 7 new born babies.
  • When was Adison first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Adison is Monday, April 7th, 1879.
  • What year had the most people named Adison born? The highest recorded use of the first name Adison was in 2007 with a total of 401 babies.
  • Random Adison Factoid: According to the 2010 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Adison is not a popular baby girl's name in Nebraska. Imagine that, only 6 babies in Nebraska have the same name as you in 2010.
  • Weird things about the name Adison: Your name in reverse order is Nosida. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Disona. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Adison? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 167 people with the last name Adison.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Adison? Adison is one of the most unique last names recorded.

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
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