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Information on Allison

The meaning of Allison is "Little truthful and Famous among the gods." This eMedTV segment explains other information related to Allison, including its origin.

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Allison is from Irish Gaelic meaning Little truthful.
Allison is from Old German meaning Famous among the gods.
Alternates for Allison include: Ali, Alie, Alisen, Alisha, Alison, Alissa, Alli, Allie, Allsun, and Allyson
Some forms of Allison are: Alice
Allison is associated with these categories: Popular

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