What does Jolyon mean?
Affiliated boy name: Julius.
How popular is Jolyon?
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 (outside Top 1000) 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.