Jon meaning, origin, history | Meaning of name

Name: Jon No. of characters: 3 Gender: Boy Origin of Jon: Hebrew
How to pronounce Jon jon What does my name mean? Meaning of Jon: The Lord is Gracious, God has Given, Gift of God, God is Gracious, Jehovah has been Gracious, Variant of John, Abbreviation of Jonathan, Yahweh Is Gracio

Origin and Meaning

Baby name Jon is a short form of name Jonathan which is derived from the Hebrew yehōnātān meaning "Yahweh has given, God is gracious or gift of Jehovah". The name Jonathan was borne in Bible by the eldest son of King Saul. He was a very close friend of young David despite of knowing that his father Saul didn 't like him. So, he was regarded as a symbol of loyalty and friendship. The name Jon is also the Icelandic, Scandinavian and Basque forms of John and in the Nordic countries it is derived from Johannes. The notable bearer of the name is Jon snow a popular character on HBO's Game of Thrones.

Jon was ranked 621 in 2015 list of US boys name and dropped by 7.44% from its previous ranking of 578 in 2014. Jon was ranked 965 in 2009 list of US girls name and dropped by 7.22% from its previous ranking of 900 in 2001.

Full form of Jon : Jovial Open-Minded Nonconforming

Jon is a rare first name for a boy in England & Wales which is a rare name since 2010 and ranked 866 in 2014. Only 1222 people have Jon as their first name. Jon is a very consistent name over the past 18 years.

Jon is a very very popular first name for a boy in United States which is popular since 1933 and ranked 621 (0.008279% bearer) in 2015 in US. Around 166469 people wear Jon as their first name. Jon is a rare first name for a boy in United States which is a rare name since 1898 and ranked 621 (0.008279% bearer) in 2015 in US. Only 166469 people have Jon as their first name. Jon is not a native United States and Jon may be came from another language or is a short form of some other name. 0.046567% of people in US have this given name.

Complete history of Jon
YearRankOccurence
Popular boy name in
1933281316
1934234471
1935214537
1936162815
19371481030
19381261408
19391201450

Expression number of Jon is 3.

Jon are lively, imaginative, enthusiastic and optimistic. Jon are expressive and inspire others wherever they go. Jon possess great verbal skills which make them good comedian, artist or writer.

Names that rhyme with Jon Aajon, Ajon, Amirjon, Arzjon, Azizjon, Azjon, Bijon, Braijon, Brajon, Brejon, Daejon, Daijon, Dajon, Dayjon, Deajon, Deijon, Dejon, Desjon, Dijon, DjonFamous people named Jon
Jacqueline Jones in The Road to Hong Kong as Actress
Priscilla Jones in Satanic as Actress
Maureen Jones in The Right Kind of Wrong as Actress
Joni Lynn Ward in Private School as Actress
Sadie Jones in The Outcast as Writer
Alicia Jones in Killer Bash as Actress
Jonquil in The Queen of Versailles as
Geert de Jong in The 4th Man as Actress
Jenifour Jones in Breaking and Entering as Actress
Adrienne Kapuki Jones in Episode #1.158 as Miscellaneous Crew
Jon Hume Jon Daniel Hume is an Australian singer and guitarist, the oldest of the three brothers who make up the alternative rock band, Evermore.
Jon Voight in movie Deliverance as Actor
Names like Jon Jon Namesakes Related Names: Jona, Jonadab, Jonae, Jonael, Jonah, Jonahan, Jonahs, Jonahtan, Jonai, Jonalee, Jonalyn, Jonalynn, Jonam, Jonan, Jonanthan, Jonanthony, Jonas, Jonasia, Jonatan Posts having Jon: Comments :Jon is a male first name and a last name. The name is a shortened form of the Hebrew name John ( "God is merciful") or Jonathan ( "gift of God") and especially in Scandinavia, as a Basque name and common in the US. In Luxembourg Jon is a short form of the name Simeon. People named Jon are Jon Barwise, Jon Bon Jovi, Jon Carin, Jon Dahl Tomasson, Jon Dette, Jon Hamm, Jon Jones, Jon Lord, Jon Voight. - Dominga Mulligan Popularity of Jon

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