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Saffron (boy)

What does Saffron mean?

Saffron Pronunciation of Saffron [saf-fron] as a boys' name (also used as girls' name Saffron). Plant name: Saffron is used as a bright orange-yellow spice used in Mediterranean cuisine. It is also the color of robes worn by monks of some Eastern religions.

Associated with: plant (tree), bright, yellow (gold), monks.


Saffron has 3 variants: Saffran, Saffren and Saphron.

Creative forms:
(male) Safron, Sanfron, ..

(female) Saffre, Safson, ..

Middle name pairings:
Saffron Jose (S.J.), ..

How popular is Saffron?

Saffron is a rare given name for men but a very popular last name for all people (#66476 out of 150436, Top 44%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Saffron has yet to be listed in the Top 2000 so far. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)

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

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

Similar Names

Suggested similar names are Aaron, Aarron, Affton (see Afton), Baron, Barron, Cameron, Camron, Caron, Daron, Darron, Efron, Fabron, Faron, Farron, Garon, Garron, Haron, Jaron, Jarron, Jayron, Kameron, Kamron, Labron, Laron, Larron, Safford, Safir, Salmon, Salomon, Salton, Sampson, Samson, Sandro, Sandros, Sanson, Savion, Savyon, Saxon, Saxton, Sefton, Simeron, Staffan, Steffon, Stefon, Taron, Tarron and Waldron. These names tend to be more frequently used than Saffron.