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FOR REAL: Addison is an English surname meaning "son of Adam." It was used more often for boys until the late 20th century when it suddenly took off as a girls' name. This is probably due to the popularity of similar sounding names like Madison and Alison.

diminutives: Addie, Addy

related names: Adam

Other recorded spellings: Addyson, Adison, Adyson, Addisyn