What does Cleon mean?
Cleon /cle-on/ [2 sylls.] as a boys' name is of Greek origin, and the meaning of Cleon is "glory".
Cleon has 1 variant: Kleon.
Cleon has 1 feminine form: Cleone.Kreatif forms: Cleonne, Cleonney. [more]
How popular is Cleon?
Cleon is an uncommon given name for males. Cleon is a rare last name too for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Charted below is the birth name popularity of Cleon for boys. Cleon entered the list in 1920-1929 and reached its peak position of #846 in the U.S. in the 1920s, but is not ranked at the moment. (Top 1000 Baby Names Records, 2014)
Popular variation forms of Cleon are Cletus and Cleveland. Adoption of these boy names was at its peak during the years 1920-1929 (usage of 0.4573%) and has become much less since, with the forms Cletus and Cleveland becoming less in vogue. Displayed below is an analysis of the usage of the boy name Cleon and corresponding names. (Top 1000 Baby Names Records, 2014)