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The Name Harrison - Origin and Meaning of Harrison
  



The Name Harrison - Origin and Meaning of Harrison


Gender

Masculine

Origin of the Name Harrison

Old High German

Usage of the Name Harrison

English

Meaning of the Name Harrison

The name Harrison comes from a surname meaning "son of Harry".

Famous Bearers

Bearers of the name include Harrison Birtwistle (born 1934), an English composer; Harrison Schmitt (born 1935), an American geologist and astronaut; Harrison Ford (born 1942), an American actor.

Names Related to Harrison

Refer to the list of names related to Henry.
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