What does Canning mean?
Associated with: occupational.
Canning has 1 variant: Cannan.
Affiliated boy name: Channing.
1 more relation via Cannon: Canon.Creative forms:
(male) Carning, Coning, ..
(female) Canlin, Cannie, .. Middle name pairings:
Canning Yandel (C.Y.), ..
How popular is Canning?
Canning is an uncommonly occurring given name for men but a very prominent surname for all people (#8010 out of 150436, Top 5%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Which version is better?with its variant form and related boy names. Cannon (#588 via latest list), Channing (#784) and Canon (#1760) are the prominent varying forms of Canning (not ranked) rated in the Top 2000. Adoption of these forms of Canning was widespread 3 years ago (adoption of 0.06%) and is almost as conventional today (adoption 0.04%, ▼24.5%). Cannon has historically been preferred by parents. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)
Similar NamesRecommended names are Banning, Caidin, Cailin, Cain▲, Caine, Calvin, Calvino, Camdin, Canbie, Candide, Candido, Canice, Canyon, Cardin, Carlin, Carling, Carmin, Carmine, Carmino, Catlin, Caydin, Channon, Conlin, Connie▼, Darring, Harding, Hasting, Henning, Lansing, Manning, Mannyng, Masling (see Maslin), Tannin and Waring. These names tend to be more frequently used than Canning.See names in meaning and etymology.