What does Canyon mean?
Canyon [canyon] as a boys' name is of Spanish origin, and the meaning of Canyon is "footpath". Geography name from canyons and deep ravines. Basketball player Rick Barry named a son Canyon.
Associated with: deep (dark).
(male) Canyonne, Conyon, ..
(female) Canyonia, Canyonna, ..
How popular is Canyon?
Canyon is an uncommonly occurring given name for males but a very prominent surname for both adults and children (#68782 out of 150436, Top 46%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Shown below is the baby name history of Canyon for boys. Canyon was first listed in 1994 and reached its peak position of #1001 in the U.S. in 2003, and is currently at #1460. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)
Canyon is alike in pronunciation to Cannan, Cannon▲, Canon, Conan, Kannan, Kannen, Kannon▲, Kanon, Kennon and Kenyon▼. Other recommended names are Cadon, Cadyn, Caidon, Camdon, Camron▼, Cardon, Caron, Carson▲, Cason▲, Caxton, Caydon, Cayo, Chanan, Channon, Conlon, Damyon, Danon, Danton, Davyon, Gannon▲, Hanson, Janson, Landon▲, Manton, Randon, Sanson, Savyon, Tannon, Tanson and Tanton. These names tend to be more frequently used than Canyon.