[ 3 syll. al-ly-son, all-ys-on ] The baby girl name Allyson is also used as a boy name, though the use for girls is far more popular. It is pronounced AEL-ihS-ahN †. Allyson's language of origin is Germanic and it is predominantly used in English.
Allyson is a form of Alice.
Allyson is also a spelling variant (English) of the English, French, and Scottish Alison.
Allyson is a popular baby girl name. The name grew in popularity from the 1950s up to the 1990s. At the modest peak of its usage in 1998, 0.085% of baby girls were named Allyson. It had a ranking of #186 then. The baby name has experienced a decline in frequency since then. In 2012, it ranked at #255 with a usage of 0.066%, but it was nevertheless the 2nd most popular after Alice, out of all girl names in its family. It was more commonly used than Allyson by 96% in 2012. In the last century Allyson has mainly been a baby girl name.
Baby names that sound like Allyson include Allison, Alyson, Aelaney, Alanie, Alcina, Alcinah, Alcmene, Alcynah, Alexande, Alexane, Alexene, Alexine, Algoma, Alisan, Alisann, Alisanne, Alisen, Alisenne, Alisin, and Alision.
† Pronunciation for Allyson: AE as in "at (AE.T)" ; L as in "lay (L.EY)" ; IH as in "it (IH.T)" ; S as in "see (S.IY)" ; AH as in "mud (M.AH.D)" ; N as in "knee (N.IY)"