Meaning and Name Origin
Adon \a-don\ as a boys' name. The meaning of Adon is "fire; my lord is Jehovah; extremely good looking, handsome". Adon is a variant of Aden (Gaelic): variant 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).
Adon is an unusual first name for men but a somewhat prominent last name for both adults and children (#66149 out of 88799, Top 74%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the boy name Adon and associated names. Aden (#335 last year), Adan (#373), Adonis (#726) and Adin are the popular varying forms of Adon (#unlisted). These boy names were at the height of their popularity in the year 2012 and are somewhat less popular today. Adonis (#726), Adan (#373) and Aden (#335) are three of the more contemporarily stylish names for newborns among these. (Top 1000 Birth Names Records, 2014)
Adon is pronounced similarly to Aedan▼, Aidan▲, Aiden▲, Aidyn▼, Auden, Aydan▼, Ayden▲, Aydin▲, Edan, Eden▲, Edin, Edon, Edun, Edyn, Idan, Odin▲ and Odon. Other suggested similar baby names are Adam▲, Adem, Adim, Admon, Adnon, Ado, Adom, Adron, Aldon, Alon, Amon, Andon, Ardon, Aron▼ and Avon. These names tend to be more commonly used than Adon.