What does Faron mean?
From faeger hine. May also have derived as an Old English occupational name for oxen herders, or from the Gaelic personal name Faramund, which might mean "thunder". Also possibly from a French surname which was derived from the German given name Faro. Saint Faramund (seventh century) was a French bishop.
How popular is Faron?
Faron is a rare given name for males but a very popular last name for all people (#34599 out of 150436, Top 23%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Charted below is the birth name popularity of Faron for boys. Faron entered the list in 1950-1959 and reached its highest position of #812 in the U.S. during the years 1960-1969, but is not found in the list currently. (Top 1000 Baby Names Statistics, 2014)
Faron is alike in pronunciation to Farran and Ferron. Other suggested similar baby names are Aaron▲, Baron, Caron, Daron▼, Fabron, Faxon, Fran, Garon, Haron, Jaron▼, Laron and Taron. These names tend to be more commonly used than Faron.