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".
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 #675. (Top 2000 Names, 2014)
Ean (#997 in recent rankings), Eian (#1680), Euan, Evan (#58), Ewan (#1174), Gian (#1383), Hans (#1315), Iain, Ian (#77), Ivan (#132), Jack (#41), Jan (#1787), Jean (#1063), Jens, Joao, Jock, Johan (#579), Johann (#1330), John (#26), Johnie, Johnny (#299), Jonathan (#44), Jonnie, Jonny, Jonpaul, Jonte, Jovan (#1122), Juan (#98), Juwan, Sean (#193) and Zane (#224) are the popular alternative forms of Jon (#675 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 2.8%, 68% less), with forms such as Juwan becoming less in vogue. John has generally been popular among parents, although Zane appears to be becoming a favorite too.