What does Jolyon mean?
For more information, see also the related boy name Julius.
Jolyon is an uncommon given name for men and also a rare surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Below is a charted analysis of the popularity of Jolyon and related names. Julian (#47 a year ago), Julius (#309), Julio (#452), Julien (#676) and Jules are the prominent related forms of Jolyon (#unlisted) appearing in the Top 1000. These boy names were at the height of their popularity during the years 1900-1909 (usage of 0.5938%) and are now significantly less widespread (usage 0.5032%, down 15.3%), with the versions Jules and Julius becoming less trendy. Julian (#47), Julien (#676) and Julio (#452) are three of the more contemporarily stylish names for newborns in this compilation, with Julian having a rekindling in usage. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Jolyon is alike in pronunciation to Jalon. Like Jolyon, this name is not frequently used.