Home > Aaron

Aaron

+ to list (0)

What does Aaron mean?

Aaron [aa-ron] as a boys' name is pronounced AIR-an, AHR-an. It is of Hebrew origin, and the meaning of Aaron is "mountain of strength".

From the Hebrew "har-on", or possibly of Egyptian origin. Biblical: Moses' brother Aaron was the first high priest of Israel. American Vice President Aaron Burr; baseball celebrity Hank Aaron; composer Aaron Copland; actor Aaron Eckhart.

Associated with: mountain, strength, biblical, high (great), priest (monk).

Variations

Aaron has 37 variants: Aaran, Aaren, Aarin, Aaro, Aaronas, Aaronn, Aarron, Aaryn, Aeron, Aeryn, Aharon, Ahran, Ahren, Ahron, Airen, Airyn, Aran, Arand, Arek, Aren, Arend, Ari, Arin, Arnie, Aron, Aronne, Arran, Arron, Arun, Auron, Ayren, Ayron, Erin, Haroun, Ron, Ronnie and Ronny.

Related boy names: Eron and Harun.

Aaron has 2 feminine forms: Arin and Arnina.

Kreatif forms:
(male) Aaronau, Abron, ..

(female) Aaronae, Aaroni, ..

How popular is Aaron?

Aaron is a very popular first name for males (#77 out of 1220, Top 6%) and also a very popular last name for all people (#2236 out of 150436, Top 1%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)

VIEW POPULARITY

Ranking and usage % can show different trends depending on the distribution of names that year.

Charted below is the birth name popularity of Aaron for boys. Aaron reached its top rank of #28 in the U.S. in 1994, and is currently at #50. (Top 2000 Names, 2014)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Aaron name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Aaron outside U.S.

Popular alternative forms of Aaron (#50 via latest list) are Aarron, Aharon, Aren, Ari (#441 via latest list), Arin, Arnie, Aron (#745), Arran, Arron, Arun, Erin, Eron, Ron, Ronnie (#755) and Ronny (#1891). These forms of Aaron were at the top of their popularity in the 1980s (adoption of 0.87%) and are somewhat less common today (adoption 0.46%, down 48%), with forms such as Ronny becoming less trendy. Ari and Aron are two of the more fashionable baby names in this list.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Aaron, Aarron, Aharon, Aren, Ari in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Arin, Arnie, Aron, Arron, Arun in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Erin, Eron, Ron, Ronnie, Ronny in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Aaron, Aron, Arran, Ronnie outside U.S.

Similar Names

NAMES LIKE AARON

Aaron is alike in pronunciation to Arian, Arien, Arion, Arren, Arrin, Arwin, Arwyn, Aryon, Eran, Erron, Eurion, Oran, Oren, Orin, Orion, Oron, Orran, Orren, Orrin, Oryon, Warren and Warrin. Other suggested similar names are Aalok, Adron, Aeson, Ammon, Amon, Anton, Ardon, Arn, Aston, Avon, Aymon, Bardon, Baron, Cadon, Camron, Cardon, Caron, Cason, Darion, Daron, Darwon (see Darwin), Doron, Efron, Evron, Faron, Garmon, Garon, Garron, Hakon, Harmon, Haron, Jamon, Jaron, Jaxon, Kamron, Kanon, Kyron, Ladon, Lajon, Laron, Lavon, Liron, Loron, Mabon, Mardon, Marlon, Mason, Navon, Parton, Paton, Taron, Tavon and Tyron. These names tend to be less commonly used than Aaron.


[Top]