What does Deacon mean?
Deacon [dea-con] as a boys' 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.
(male) Daicon, Dencon, ..
(female) Deaconna, Deaconney, ..
How popular is Deacon?
Deacon is an unusual given name for males but a very prominent surname for all people (#9263 out of 150436, Top 6%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Shown below is the birth name history of Deacon for boys. Deacon entered the list in 2000 and reached its peak position of #421 in the U.S. in 2014, and is presently at #453. (2015 Birth Statistics)
Deacon▲ is alike in pronunciation to Deccan, Dekwan, Dekwohn and Dequan▼. Other recommended names are Beacon, Beamon, Dacian, Dagan, Dagen, Dagon, Dajohn, Dajon, Dalon, Damon▼, Danon, Daron, Davon▼, Dawson, Dayson, Dean, Deavon, Deegan, Deion▼, Dejohn, Dejon, Dejuan, Deleon, Delmon, Delon, Delron, Delton, Delvon, Deon, Deron, Derron, Dervon, Desean, Deshan, Deshon, Deston, Deveon, Devion, Devlon, Devon▼, Devron, Dexton, Deyon, Dixon, Dowson, Draco, Dracon, Drakon, Dyson, Hacon, Kealon, Keaton▲, Macon, Nealon and Seaton. These names tend to be more commonly used than Deacon.See names in meaning and etymology.