What does Adon mean?
Adon [adon] as a boys' name is of Gaelic, Hebrew and Greek derivation, and the meaning of Adon is "fire; my lord is Jehovah; extremely good looking, handsome". Adon is a variant form, with the suffix -on, of Aden (Gaelic): variation of Aodh. Adon is also a derivative of Adonia (Hebrew). Biblical: one of King David's sons. Adon is also used as a derivative of Adonis (Greek).
(male) Aiadon, Aion, ..
(female) Adne, Adona, ..
How popular is Adon?
Adon is an unusual first name for men but a very prominent last name for both adults and children (#73412 out of 150436, Top 49%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Aden (#335 last year), Adan (#373), Adonis (#726) and Adin (#1733) are the popular varying forms of Adon (unlisted). These relations of Adon were at the height of their popularity in 2009 (average #614) and are almost as common today (#791, ▼21%). Adonis, Adan and Aden are three of the more contemporarily stylish names for newborns among these. Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the boy name Adon and associated names. (Top 2000 Names, 2014)
Adon is pronounced similarly to Aedan, Aidan▼, Aiden▲, Aidyn, Auden, Aydan, Ayden▲, Aydin▲, Eaden, Eadin, Edan, Eden▲, Edin, Edon, Edun, Edwin▼, Edwyn, Edyn, Eidan, Eiden, Idan, Odin▲ and Odon. Other suggested similar names are Adam▼, Addy, Adem, Adi, Adim, Adiv, Adlin, Admon, Adnon, Adnot, Ado, Adolf, Adom, Adrin, Adrion, Adron, Aeron, Ahron, Alan▼, Aldan, Aldin, Aldon, Allon, Alon, Alsdon (see Alston), Alton▼, Alyn, Amnon, Amon, Andon▼, Ardon, Aren, Arin, Arnon, Aron▲, Arun, Arvon, Asen, Auron, Avon, Ayron, Cadon, Dion, Don▼, Eldon▼, Jon▼, Lidon, Lyon, Oron, Ryon, Ton and Toon. These names tend to be more commonly used than Adon.