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What does Manon mean?

Manon Pronunciation of Manon as a girls' name is pronounced man-awn. It is of French, Hebrew and Latin origin, and the meaning of Manon is "woman from Magdala; star of the sea". Nickname of Madeline and Marie. Also form of Mary.


ASSOCIATED WITH Ma-, star, sea


OTHER FORMS VIA MADELINE, MARIE Lynn, Mada, Maddy, Madel, Madelon, Madena, Madge, Madina, Madlen, Madlin, Madlyn, Mady, Magda, Mala, Malena, Malina, Maree, Marlen, Maud, Maude

(female) Malon, ..

(male) Mancon, ..

Manon Kylee (M.K.), ..

How popular is Manon?

Manon is an uncommonly occurring given name for women but a very prominent surname for all people (#27289 out of 150436, Top 18%). (2000 U.S. DEMOGRAPHICS)

Which version is better?

Prominent varying forms of Manon (NOT RANKED) appearing in the Top 2000 are Lynn, Mada, Madeline (#90 FROM RECENT DATA), Madelon, Madge, Madlyn, Magda, Malena (#1997), Malina (#1538), Maree, Maria (#109), Marie (#564), Marlen, Mary (#124), Maud and Maude. These relations of Manon were favored in the 1880s (ADOPTION OF 9.5%) and are now much less common (ADOPTION 0.6%, DOWN 93.3%), with versions like Mary becoming less fashionable. (2015 U.S. SSA RECORDS)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Lynn, Mada, Madeline, Madelon, Madge in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Madlyn, Magda, Malena, Malina, Maree in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Maria, Marie, Marlen, Mary, Maud, Maude in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Madeline, Maria, Mary outside U.S.

Similar Names

Manon is alike in pronunciation to Mignon. Other suggested similar-sounding names are Caron, Cason, Dannon, Daron, Karon, Kason, Macon, Madona, Maison, Manda, Mandi, Mando, Mandy, Mansi, Manya, Maren, Marin, Marion, Marjon, Marlon, Maryn, Maryon, Mason, Nanon, Ninon, Rianon and Shanon. These names tend to be more frequently used than Manon.

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