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Meaning and name origin

Deacon \de(a)-con\ as a boy's name is pronounced DEE-ken. It is of Greek origin, and the meaning of Deacon is "dusty one; servant; messenger". A deacon is a ministerial assistant in a Christian congregation. Football player Deacon Jones.

Deacon has 7 variant forms: Deakin, Deecon, Deekon, Deke, Dekel, Dekle and Diakonos.

Deacon is also pronounced similarly to Deccan. Other suggested similar baby names are Beacon, Dagon, Dajon, Deavon, Dejon, Deshon and Dracon.


Deacon is not a popular first name for males but a very popular surname or last name for all people (#9716 out of 88799) (2000 U.S. Census).

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