What does Dillon mean?
Sounds like Dylan. Name of a hippy on BBC's TV show "Magic Roundabout". Actor Matt Dillon.
How popular is Dillon?
Dillon is a somewhat popular first name for men (#964 out of 1220, Top 79%) and an even more popular surname for both adults and children (#631 out of 150436, Top 1%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Shown below is the baby name statistics of Dillon for boys. Dillon entered the list in 1980-1989 and reached its highest rank of #73 in the U.S. in the year 1992, and is at #398 presently. (Top Birth Names, 2014)
Shown below is a comparison of the usage of the boy name Dillon and associated names. Prominent alternative forms of Dillon (#398 the previous year) are Dylan (#29 the previous year), Dilan (#834), Dylon, Dillan and Dyllan. Usage of these forms of Dillon was at its highest in 1992 (average #517) and is somewhat less today (#710, ▼40%), with the forms Dillan and Dylon becoming less trendy. Dylan and Dillon are two of the more contemporarily stylish birth names among these.
Thinking of names?
Dillon▲ is pronounced similarly to Daelan, Dalan, Dalen, Dallan, Dallen, Dallin▼, Dallon, Dalon, Dalwyn, Dalyn, Daylan, Daylen, Daylin, Daylon, Deleon, Dellwin, Delon, Delwin, Delwyn, Deylin and Dolan. Other recommended similar baby names are Allon, Dallton, Dalton▲, Delmon, Delron, Delton, Delvon, Devlon, Dion▼, Dixon, Eilon, Fillan, Gillan, Gillen, Gilleon, Gillion, Gillon, Gillson, Gilon, Gilson, Hilton▼, Mallon, Mellon, Millen, Millton, Milton▼, Nilson, Tallon, Tildon, Tilton, Willson, Wilson▼ and Wilton▼. These names tend to be less frequently used than Dillon.