Allison
Allison fem. proper name, a dim. of ALICE (Cf. Alice) (q.v.), via O.Fr. Alison. Popular in U.S. as a girl's name from 1990s, but all but unknown there before 1946; it was popular in England and Scotland 13c.-17c. As a surname, it could represent "Alice's son."

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  • Allison — may refer to:People* Allison (name): Includes lists of people with this surname and given nameCompanies*Allison Engine Company *Allison TransmissionPlace nameUnited States*Allison, Iowa, county seat of Butler County, Iowa *Allison, Colorado,… …   Wikipedia

  • Allison — Allison, IA U.S. city in Iowa Population (2000): 1006 Housing Units (2000): 454 Land area (2000): 2.948636 sq. miles (7.636933 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 2.948636 sq. miles (7.636933 sq. km) …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Allison — Egalement Alison. Plusieurs possibilités pour ce nom très fréquent en Grande Bretagne. Soit il s agit du cas régime d Alis, Allis, nom de personne féminin d origine germanique (voir Alis pour le sens), soit du fils d Allis. Mais le nom peut aussi …   Noms de famille

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  • Allison — Wikcionario tiene definiciones para allison.Wikcionario Este nombre puede referirse a: Allison Cameron personaje ficticio de House. Allison Janney actriz estadounidense de El Ala Oeste. Allison Mack actriz alemana de Smallville. Allison Smith… …   Wikipedia Español

  • Allison — It is doubtful if any Scottish surname arouses as much controversy over its origins as Allison . Cutting through the swathes of arguments as to whether the origin was from Alyes (French) Alice (English) Alan (Scottish) or Ellis (Norman from… …   Surnames reference

  • Allison — Original name in latin Allison Name in other language State code US Continent/City America/Chicago longitude 42.75275 latitude 92.79519 altitude 320 Population 1029 Date 2011 05 14 …   Cities with a population over 1000 database

  • Allison — Sp Ãlisonas Ap Allison L JAV Batlerio apyg. c. (Ajova) …   Pasaulio vietovardžiai. Internetinė duomenų bazė

  • Allison — /al euh seuhn/, n. 1. Donald (Donnie), born 1939, and his brother, Robert (Bobby), born 1937, U.S. racing car drivers. 2. a female given name, form of Alice. * * * …   Universalium

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