Meaning and name origin
Boone \bo(o)-ne\ as a boy's name is pronounced boon. It is of Old French and Latin origin, and the meaning of Boone is "good". In origin from Old French "bon" (Latin "bonus"). Daniel Boone (18th century), the legendary American frontier hero, has influenced the use of the surname as a given name.
Boone is not a popular first name for males but a very popular surname or last name for all people (#480 out of 88799, Top 1%) (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Boone for boys. Boone has not been ranked in the Top 1000/100 so far. (2014 statistics).