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pinWhat 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.


Channon has 5 alternative forms via Channing: Canning, Cannon, Canon, Chann and Channe.

Kreatif forms: Chancon, Channo, Channonno. [more]

pinHow 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)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Cannon, Channing in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Channon and related baby names outside U.S.

pinSimilar Names

Channon is alike in pronunciation to Chanan, Shannan, Shannen, Shannon and Shanon. Other suggested similar baby names are Cannan and Canyon. These names tend to be more frequently used than Channon.