What 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.
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:
(male) Jain, Jonne, ..
(female) Jonja, Jonne, ..
How 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. Demographics)
Shown below is the baby name statistics of Jon for boys. Jon was first listed in 1890-1899 and reached its peak rank of #83 in the U.S. during the years 1960-1969, and is presently at #737. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)
Which version is better?with its variant forms and related boy names. Ean (#977 in recent rankings), Eian, Euan, Evan (#67), Ewan (#1284), Gian (#1221), Hans (#1411), Iain, Ian (#76), Ivan (#138), Jack (#40), Jan (#1677), Jean (#1190), Jens, Joao, Jock, Johan (#553), Johann (#1292), John (#26), Johnie, Johnny (#310), Jonathan (#48), Jonnie, Jonny, Jonpaul, Jonte, Jovan (#1154), Juan (#114), Juwan, Sean (#211) and Zane (#233) are the popular alternative forms of Jon (#737 in recent rankings). Adoption of these relations of Jon reached its most widespread during the years 1880-1889 (adoption of 8.6%) and is now significantly less (adoption 2.7%, 69% less), with forms such as Sean becoming less in vogue. John has generally been popular among parents, although Johan appears to be becoming a favorite too.