Origin: English, Hebrew
15114 female, 33 male in US.
Most recent ranking: 648-th in year 2018
Best ranking: 191-th in year 2010
Used in: English


Addison is an Old English given name whose etymological meaning is "son of Adam." Variants include Adisson, Adison, Addisyn, Addyson, Addeson, and Adyson.
Addison is also a Scottish patronymic surname meaning "son of Addie", a Scottish Lowlands nickname for Adam.

Addyson is a slight respelling of the name Addison which is derived from a Scottish surname: son of Addie, son of Adam; man of the red earth.