What does Jalon mean?
Jalon /ja-lon/ [2 sylls.] as a name for boys. Jalon's name origins are Greek and American, and the name Jalon means "calm". Jalon is an alternate form of Galen (Greek): from GalÍnus. Jalon is also a derivative of Jalen. Jalon is also used as a variation of Jaylen (American).
How popular is Jalon?
Jalon is an uncommon first name for men. Jalon is also a unique surname for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Presented below is the birth name popularity of Jalon for boys. Jalon was first listed in 1998 and reached its apex rank of #873 in the U.S. in the year 2001, but is not found in the list at the moment. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Prominent alternative forms of Jalon listed in the Top 1000 are Galen, Gaylon, Jalen (#572 in 2014), Jaylan, Jaylen (#318), Jaylin and Jaylon. Variants like Jaelon are seldom used. These boy names were at the peak of their popularity in 2001 (usage of 0.4026%) and are now significantly less widespread (usage 0.1388%, 65.5% less), with forms such as Galen, Gaylon, Jalen, Jaylin and Jaylon becoming somewhat outmoded. Jaylen (#318) is the most contemporarily stylish birth name in this compilation. Below is a graphed comparison of the popularity of Jalon and related names. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Jalon is pronounced similarly to Jalenn and Jolyon. Other recommended similar baby names are Dalon, Jadon▼, Jamon, Jaron▼, Jason▲, Javon▼, Jaxon▲ and Talon▲. These names tend to be more frequently used than Jalon.