Mahlon name meaning

Updated: May 30th, 2024
Gender: Unisex, both Boy and Girl
Origin: Hebrew
Usage: English
Pronunciation: ma(h)-lon
Meaning: Mild
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What does Mahlon mean?

Of Hebrew origin, Admired and Enduring Mahlon is predominantly used in English and a gender insensitive name, Mahlon means "Mild". Mahlon is variant form of acclaimed and biblical Marlon. Marlon is form of imperishable and renowned Mahlon.

Marlon is diminutive of Marc. Also Marlon is short form of Markus. Marlon is form of Merlin in French language. Also Marlon is equivalent of Marc in English and French languages.

Marlon's meaning is God of War Mars Ordained and Dedicated to Mars (The Roman God of War) is of Celtic and Old English origin.

How do I pronounce Mahlon?

Two syllabled Mahlon is pronounced as ma(h)-lon.

Variants of Mahlon

Mahlen, Marlon, Marcus, Merlin, Marc, Marcas, Damarcus, Marcusanthony, Marlin, Myrddin, Marc-Antoine, Marcangelo, Mark

Names that rhyme with Mahlon

How popular is the name Mahlon?

Mahlon is a familiar baby name in United States, it has been in use since 1880 and was able to reach the top 500 names. In 1896, it achieved its highest ever ranking of 481 on boy names chart when 95 babies were given the name Mahlon.

Over 5263 babies in United States have been named Mahlon. The given name is an uncommon baby name in France where it is still in use. Also, Mahlon is a familiar name in Kenya, Canada, Indonesia and Solomon Islands.

As per our estimate, over 5000 people has been named Mahlon globally.

View more ▾View full list ▾[1] Source: Social Security Administration


What numbers say about Mahlon?

If you have letter N as your capstone, you like to think outside the box. In fact, you don't even know where the box is. You can't imagine enjoying a normal life like many people do. You are the original fellow everyone admires. Travelling is your passion. Letter N as your capstone represents your sixth sense and strong intuition. You are enthusiastic, always do something productive, however, you lack creativity. In order to refuel your soul with creativity, travel, or do something unusual for you.

Looking for a name like Mahlon? Please go through the following names

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  •  Ishma - The boy name Ishma is used principally in Marathi and Hindi has its origin in Hebrew, Ishma means "Superior"
  •  Jerryco - Boy name Jerryco means "City of the Moon, City of Fragrance and In the Bible Jericho was a Canaan City Destroyed when Its Walls Fell Down" is originated from Hebrew. Jerryco is derived from Jericho.
  •  Guiseppina - Guiseppina's meaning is He (God) Will Add or God Adds given to baby girls, used substantially in Italian is originated from Hebrew
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Middle names for Mahlon

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Famous people named Mahlon

  • Mahlon and Chilion, were two brothers mentioned in the Book of Ruth
  • Mahlon Burwell, surveyor and political figure in Upper Canada
  • Mahlon Higbee, Major League Baseball outfielder
  • Mahlon Hoagland, American biochemist who discovered transfer RNA
  • Mahlon Pitney, American jurist and Republican Party politician
  • Mahlon Dickerson Manson, druggist, Indiana politician
  • Mahlon Morris Garland, Republican member of the U.S. House of Representatives
  • Mahlon Clark, member of the Lawrence Welk orchestra
  • Mahlon Todd Williams in The ABCs of Death 2 as Cinematographer
  • Mahlon Richmond in Kidco as Actor
  • Mahlon Bouldin in short Paper Clips as Composer
  • Mahlon Hamilton, from 1920 drama flick Half a Chance, who portrayed John Steele.
  • Mahlon Foreman, from 1969 drama, fantasy film Eggshells, who portrayed Mahlon.


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  2. Institut national de la statistique et des ├ętudes ├ęconomiques,
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