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Haroun

What does Haroun mean?

Haroun Pronunciation of Haroun [haroun] as a name for boys is of Hebrew and Arabic origin, and the meaning of Haroun is "mountain of strength; on high, exalted". Haroun is an alternate spelling of Aaron (Hebrew): from the Hebrew "har-on". Haroun is also a form of Harun (Arabic).

Associated with: arabic, mountain, strength, high (great).

Variations

Haroun has 2 variants: Haron and Haroon.

15 more related forms via Aaron, Harun: Aaran, Aaren, Aarin, Aaro, Aaronn, Aarron, Aaryn, Aeron, Aharon, Ahron, Aron, Arron, Arun, Auron and Ayron.

Creative forms:
(male) Haloun, Hayoun, ..

(female) Harone, Harouna, ..

Middle name pairings:
Haroun Gavriel (H.G.), ..

How popular is Haroun?

Haroun is an uncommonly occurring given name for men but a somewhat prominent last name for both adults and children (#84631 out of 150436, Top 56%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Which version is better?

with its source forms and related boy names. Popular related forms of Haroun (not ranked) are Aaron (#52 from current records), Aron (#739), Aharon (#1792), Arun, Arron and Aarron. Other forms, like Haron, are uncommon. Usage of these forms of Haroun reached its apex in the year 1994 (usage of 0.8%) and is somewhat lower today (usage 0.4%, 48.8%). Aaron is more ubiquitous than the rest, although Aron appears to be gaining popularity too, while Arron used to be popular. (Top Baby Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Aaron, Aarron, Aharon, Aron, Arron, Arun in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Aaron, Aron outside U.S.

Similar Names

Haroun is pronounced similarly to Herin. Other recommended names are Baron, Caron, Daron, Faron, Farouk, Garon, Hacon, Hadon, Hagun, Hakon, Harben, Harbin, Harden, Hardin, Hardon, Harkan, Harken, Harkin, Harlan, Harlen, Harlin, Harlyn, Harm, Harman, Harmen, Harmon, Harmonn (see Harman), Harold, Harpur, Hearn, Hern, Hirom, Hyrum, Jaron, Jaronn, Laron, Mamoun, Taron, Taroon, Taroun, Tarun, Varoun and Varun. These names tend to be more commonly used than Haroun.

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