Addison (name)

Addison (name)

Addison is an Old English given name whose etymological meaning is "son of Adam." Variants include Adisson, Adison, Addisyn, Addyson and Addeson.

Addison is also a Scottish patronymic surname meaning "son of Addie", a Scottish Lowlands nickname for Adam.

People with the name Addison include:

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... Mackenzie (1745–1831), Scottish novelist and miscellaneous writer, known by the sobriquet "Addisonof the North" ...

Famous quotes containing the word addison:

    Thus I live in the World, rather as a Spectator of Mankind, than as one of the Species.
    —Joseph Addison (1672–1719)