Meaning and name origin
Karon \k(a)-ron\ as a girl's name is of Greek and Danish origin, and the meaning of Karon is "pure". Karon is a variant of Catherine (Greek): from "katharos". Also a variant of Karen (Danish): short form of Katherine (Greek) "pure".
Karon has 25 variant forms: Caren, Carin, Caron, Caronn, Caronne, Carren, Carrin, Carron, Carryn, Caryn, Carynn, Carynne, Karan, Karin, Karren, Karrin, Karryn, Karyn, Karynn, Kerran, Kerrin, Kerron, Kerrynn, Keryn, Kerynne.
Karon is a very popular first name for females (#1278 out of 4276, Top 30%) but an uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Karon for girls. Karon reached its highest rank of #543 in the U.S. in 1940-1949. (2014 statistics).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Karon and its variant forms. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Katherine (#83), Catherine (#170), Karen (#492), Karyn, Karren, Karin, Caren, Caron, Caryn, Karan and Karon. (2014 statistics).
Karon is also pronounced similarly to Kareen, Karene, Karine, Karyne, Keren, Kerin, Koren, Korin and Koryn. Other suggested similar baby names are Daron, Kamron, Karena, Karina, Karma, Karna, Karol, Karson, Karyna and Kason. These names tend to be less commonly used than Karon.