Meaning and name origin
Cannon is not a popular first name for males but a very popular surname or last name for all people (#373 out of 88799, Top 1%) (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Cannon for boys. Cannon reached its highest rank of #519 in the U.S. in 2011. (2014 statistics).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the boy name Cannon and its variant forms. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Cannon (#543) and Channing (#689). (2014 statistics).
Cannon▲ is also pronounced similarly to Cannan, Canyon, Kannan, Kannen, Kannon and Kennon. Other suggested similar baby names are Channon, Gannon▲ and Tannon. Like Cannon, these names are not commonly used.