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What does Kanon mean?

Kanon Pronunciation of Kanon [kanon] as a boys' name is a French name, and the name Kanon means "official of the church". Kanon is an alternate form of Cannon (French): occupational name.


Kanon has 1 variant: Canon.

Creative forms:
(male) Kankon, Konon, ..

(female) Kanby, Kanka, ..

Middle name pairings:
Kanon Micheal (K.M.), ..

How popular is Kanon?

Kanon is a rare first name for males. Kanon is a unique surname too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Kanon was first listed in 2014 and reached its top rank of #1368 in the U.S. in the year 2015. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Kanon name in U.S.

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

Which version is better?

with its source form and related boy names. Prominent varying forms of Kanon (#1368 in 2015) listed in the Top 2000 are Cannon (#588 in 2015) and Canon (#1760). These relations of Kanon were favored as birth names 1 year ago (adoption of 0.04%) and have remained as common to this day (adoption 0.04%, down 5%). Cannon is the most fashionable boy name in this compilation.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Kanon, Cannon, Canon in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Kanon and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Kanon is pronounced similarly to Cannan, Canyon, Conan, Kannan, Kannen, Kannon, Keenan, Keenen, Keenon, Kenan, Kennan, Kennon, Kenyon, Kienan and Kienen. Other recommended names are Adnon, Caron, Dajon, Dalon, Danon, Danton, Daron, Davon, Eamon, Eaton, Eynon, Faron, Garon, Haron, Jadon, Jalon, Janson, Jason, Jaxon, Kaden, Kadon, Kadyn, Kaemon, Kahn, Kaidon, Kain, Kairn, Kalen, Kalin, Kamdon, Kana, Kano, Kanoa, Karol, Kason, Keaton, Kenn, Kenton, Keon, Kleon, Knoa, Knoz, Konor, Ladon, Lajon, Lakon, Landon, Laron, Lavon, Mabon, Paxon, Randon, Sanson, Saxon, Shanon, Tanson, Tanton, Tynon, Zenon and Zinon. These names tend to be more commonly used than Kanon.

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