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What does Apollon mean?

Apollon Pronunciation of Apollon [apol-lon] as a boys' name has its root in Greek, and Apollon means "destroyer". Apollon is an alternate spelling of Apollo (Greek).

Associated with: greek.


2 alternative forms via Apollo: Apollos and Apolo.

Creative forms:
(male) Apolan, Apollan, ..

(female) Apolan, Apolane, ..

Middle name pairings:
Apollon Thaddeus (A.T.), ..

How popular is Apollon?

Apollon is an uncommon first name for men but a very popular surname for all people (#61376 out of 150436, Top 41%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related boy names. The only prominent related form of Apollon (not ranked) listed in the Top 2000 is Apollo (#751 in recent rankings). Other forms, like Apolo, are uncommon. Adoption of this form of Apollon was well-received among parents in 2015 (#751). (2015 Birth Statistics)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Apollo in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Apollon and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Recommended names are Abelson, Absalon, Absolon, Adolfo, Adollf (see Adolph), Aeolos, Agoston, Aiolos, Aldon, Allan, Allen, Allin, Allon, Allson, Allton, Allyn, Alon, Alton, Apollonios, Apollonius, Apolonio, Arllen, Aroldo, Bollton (see Bolton), Bolton, Collton, Colson, Colton, Conlon, Dallon, Dillon, Dyllon, Gillon, Jolyon, Kolton, Mallon, Mellon, Napoleon and Tallon. These names tend to be more commonly used than Apollon.

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