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pinWhat does Jon mean?

Jon /jon/ as a boys' name is pronounced jahn. It is of English and Hebrew origin, and the meaning of Jon is "God is gracious; gift of God".

Variant of John or short form of Jonathan. Jon is also used in the French fashion, hyphenated with another name. See also Jean.


pinVariations

Jon has 10 variants: Joncarlo, Joncorey, Jondavid, Jonluke, Jonn, Jonnie, Jonny, Jonpaul, Jontae and Jonte.

Jon has 39 more different relations via Jean, John, Jonathan: Anno, Ean, Eian, Eion, Euan, Evan, Ewan, Ewen, Gian, Hans, Iain, Ian, Ivan, Iwan, Jack, Jan, Janek, Janko, Janne, Janos, Jean, Jehan, Jens, Jian, Joao, Jock, Jocko, Johan, Johann, Johnie, Johnn, Johnny, Johon, Jona, Jovan, Juan, Juwan, Sean and Zane.

Jon has 1 feminine form: Johnna.

Kreatif forms: Jonne, Jonni. [more]

pinHow popular is Jon?

Jon is a very popular first name for men (#157 out of 1220, Top 13%) and also a very popular last name for both adults and children (#44654 out of 150436, Top 30%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Shown below is the baby name popularity of Jon for boys. Jon was first listed in 1920-1929 and reached its peak rank of #86 in the U.S. during the years 1960-1969, and is presently at #675. (Top 1000 Birth Names Statistics, 2014)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Jon name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Jon outside U.S.

Ean (#997 2 years ago), Euan, Evan (#58), Ewan, Hans, Iain, Ian (#77), Ivan (#132), Jack (#41), Jan, Jean, Jens, Johan (#579), Johann, John (#26), Johnie, Johnny (#299), Jonathan (#44), Jonnie, Jovan, Juan (#98), Juwan, Sean (#193) and Zane (#224) are the popular alternative forms of Jon (#675 2 years ago). Adoption of these relations of Jon reached its most widespread in the year 2004 (usage of 0.4434%) and is almost as widespread today (usage 0.3823%, 13.8% less). John has generally been popular among parents, although Zane appears to be becoming a favorite too, and versions like Ean, Jean, Johnny, Jon and Jovan have lost favor. Below is a graphed comparison of the usage of the boy name Jon and corresponding names. (Top 1000 Birth Names Statistics, 2014)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Jon, Ean, Evan, Hans, Ian in U.S.

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Ivan, Jack, Jan, Jean, Johan in U.S.

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Johann, John, Johnie, Johnny, Jonathan in U.S.

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Jonnie, Jovan, Juan, Juwan, Sean, Zane in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Euan, Evan, Ewan, Iain, Ian outside U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Jack, Jens, Johan, John, Jonathan outside U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Sean, Zane outside U.S.


pinSimilar Names

Jon is alike in pronunciation to June. Other recommended similar baby names are Con, Don, Eon, Ion, Jano, Jem, Jeno, Jim, Jino, Jo, Job, Joe, Jonah, Jorn, Lon, Ron, Ton and Von. These names tend to be less frequently used than Jon.

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