Meaning and name origin
Ammon \a(m)-mon\ as a boy's name is pronounced AY-mon. It is of Hebrew origin, and the meaning of Ammon is "teacher, builder". Biblical: one of the sons of David. Also a place name for a country northeast of the Dead Sea. The Ammonites and the Israelites were frequently at war. The town of Ammam in Jordan is situated in what was Ammon.
Ammon is not a popular first name for males but a very popular surname or last name for all people (#14696 out of 88799, Top 17%) (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Ammon for boys. Ammon reached its highest rank of #1000 in the U.S. in 1880-1889. (2014 statistics).
Ammon is also pronounced similarly to Aimon, Aimone, Aman, Ameen, Amein, Amin, Amyn, Ayman, Aymon and Eamon. Other suggested similar baby names are Admon and Armon. Like Ammon, these names are not commonly used.