What does Channon mean?
Channon /chan-non/ [2 sylls.] as a name for boys has the meaning "young wolf; official of the church". Channon is a variant form, with the suffix -on, of Channing (English, Old French): occupational name.
How popular is Channon?
Channon is an uncommon first name for males but a very popular surname for both adults and children (#63297 out of 150436, Top 42%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Prominent related forms of Channon (outside Top 1000) are Cannon (#543 in 2014) and Channing (#689). These boy names were at the top of their popularity in the year 2012 (usage of 0.479%) and are somewhat less popular today (usage 0.384%, 19.8% less). Cannon (#543) and Channing (#689) are two of the more contemporarily stylish birth names among these, and there is a revival in baby name usage for Channing. Below is a charted comparison of the usage of the boy name Channon and related names. (Top 1000 Birth Names Records, 2014)