What does Karon mean?
Karon /ka-ron/ as a girls' name is of Greek derivation, and the name Karon means "pure". Karon is a version of Catherine (Greek): from katharos. Karon is also a variation of Karen (Danish, Greek). Karon is also used as a variation of Katherine (Greek).
Karon▼ has 25 variants: Caren▼, Carin, Caron, Caronn, Caronne, Carren, Carrin, Carron, Carryn, Caryn▼, Carynn, Carynne, Karan, Karin▼, Karren, Karrin, Karryn, Karyn▼, Karynn, Kerran, Kerrin, Kerron, Kerrynn, Keryn and Kerynne.
Karon▼ has 51 more alternative forms via Catherine, Karen, Katherine: Cari▼, Carri, Cato, Catrin, Kait, Kaitrin, Kaity, Karena, Kari▼, Karna, Karri, Kas, Kasia, Kasja, Kaska, Kass, Kassi, Kassy, Kasya, Kat, Kata, Kate▲, Katee, Katena, Katey, Katha, Kathi▼, Kathryn▼, Kathy▼, Kati▼, Katia▼, Katie▼, Katina, Katka, Katla, Katrena, Katria, Katrien, Katrina▼, Katrine, Katriona, Katrya, Katryna, Katy▼, Katya, Kay▼, Kaye▼, Kaylin▲, Taran, Taren and Taryn▼.Kreatif forms: Karonna, Kiron, Koron. [more]
How popular is Karon?
Karon is a very popular first name for females (#1278 out of 4276, Top 30%) and also a very popular surname for all people (#51945 out of 150436, Top 35%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of Karon for girls. Karon entered the list in 1940-1949 and reached its peak rank of #543 in the U.S. in the 1940s, but is not listed currently. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Below is a charted comparison of the popularity of the girl name Karon and associated names. Prominent varying forms of Karon ranked in the Top 1000 are Caren, Cari, Caron, Carri, Caryn, Catherine (#170 in 2014), Karan, Karen (#492), Kari, Karin, Karren, Karri, Karyn, Kate (#207), Katherine (#83), Kathi, Kathryn (#293), Kathy, Kati, Katia, Katie (#280), Katina, Katrina, Katy, Kay, Kaye, Kaylin (#547) and Taryn (#853). Usage of these forms of Karon was more pronounced among parents during the years 1970-1979 (average #593) and is somewhat less today (#825, down 56.9%), with forms such as Karen, Kathryn, Katie, Katrina and Taryn becoming somewhat dated. Kate and Kaylin are two of the more contemporarily stylish birth names in this compilation, and there is also a revival in baby name usage for Kate. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Karon▼ is alike in pronunciation to Careen, Carine, Carwen, Coren, Corin, Coryn, Kareen, Karene, Kariann, Karine, Karinne, Karrine, Karyne, Keren, Kerin, Kerryn, Koreen, Koren, Korin, Korine, Korrin, Koryn, Koryne, Korynn and Kyrene. Other suggested similar baby names are Daron, Kamron, Karina▲, Karma▼, Karol▼, Karson, Karyna, Kason, Katrin and Sharon▼. These names tend to be less frequently used than Karon.