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What does Keon mean?

Keon Pronunciation of Keon [keon] as a boys' name is pronounced KEE-an. It is of Irish and Hebrew origin, and the meaning of Keon is "God is gracious". Variant of Ewan, from John. Also possibly a modern name related to Kiana, or Deon. Kian is a Gaelic name meaning "ancient".

Associated with: irish, gracious, modern, ancient (old).


Keon has 1 variant: Kian.

Related boy name: Keoni.

32 more relations via Deon, Ewan, John, Kian: Deion, Den, Deonn, Deyon, Dion, Ean, Eian, Eion, Euan, Euen, Evan, Ewan, Ewen, Gian, Iain, Ian, Ivan, Iwan, Jan, Jean, Jehan, Jens, Jian, Johon, Jon, Jona, Juan, Kean, Keane, Kiean, Sean and Seann.

Creative forms:
(male) Keont, Keoon, ..

(female) Keina, Kene, ..

Middle name pairings:
Keon Tytus (K.T.), ..

How popular is Keon?

Keon is an unusual given name for men but a very prominent last name for both adults and children (#53659 out of 150436, Top 36%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Keon entered the list in 1970-1979 and reached its highest position of #625 in the U.S. in 2002, and is at #1304 presently. (2015 Birth Statistics)

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

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

Which version is better?

with its variant form and related boy names. John (#26 the previous year), Evan (#67), Ian (#76), Juan (#114), Ivan (#138), Sean (#211), Kian (#487), Jon (#737), Ean (#977), Deon (#1010), Jean (#1190), Gian (#1221), Dion (#1279), Ewan (#1284), Deion (#1392), Jan (#1677), Keoni (#1833), Eian, Euan, Jens and Iain are the popular alternative forms of Keon (#1304 the previous year) rated in the Top 2000. Usage of these relations of Keon was at its apex during 1880-1889 (median #1571) and is now significantly diminished (#1046, 80%), with forms like Dion becoming somewhat dated. Ivan, Kian, Ian and Ean are four of the more contemporarily stylish names for newborns in this compilation.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Keon, Deion, Deon, Dion, Ean in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Eian, Evan, Ewan, Gian, Iain in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Ian, Ivan, Jan, Jean, Jens in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of John, Jon, Juan, Keoni, Kian, Sean in U.S.

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

Top 100 baby names ranking of Jens, John, Kian, Sean outside U.S.

Similar Names

Keon is alike in pronunciation to Cain, Con, Conn, Kahn, Kain, Kaine, Kane, Kayne, Keen, Keene, Ken, Kenn, Keyne, Khan, Khanh and Quin. Other suggested similar names are Alon, Aron, Avon, Cleon, Deron, Edon, Eon, Eton, Huon, Ion, Ivon, Jevon, Kason, Keanu, Keaton, Keer, Kees, Keeton, Kegan, Kelan, Keld, Keldon, Kelton, Kendon, Kenny, Kent, Kenyon, Keoki, Ker, Kerk, Kern, Kerr, Kevan, Kevion, Kevon, Kevron, Kevyn, Keye, Kleon, Knoa, Knoz, Koa, Ledon, Leon, Lion, Lyon, Nevon, Odon, Rion, Ron, Ryon, Seton, Syon, Teron, Theon, Ton, Toon, Von and Yvon. These names tend to be more commonly used than Keon.

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