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Meaning of Jon

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The name Jon has the following meaning:

A gift from God.
It is a male name, suitable for baby boys.


As a baby boy name, Jon is currently a popular baby name, with a recent overall USA popularity ranking of 395 out of 1000 (source: 2000s U.S. Census).

In 2009, the name Jon fell in popularity and moved down the USA Top 1000 charts in Year 2009, by 65 places. For the Year 2009, it ranked 593 in the Top 1000 charts.

The following chart shows the popularity of the name Jon in the USA, over the past 100 years.
USA baby name statistics


The name Jon is very likely a(n) Hebrew variant of the name Jonathan.

See other suggested Hebrew boy baby names.

You might also like to see the other variants of the name Jonathan.

Related names

The following names are baby names related to Jon and are suitable names for brothers and sisters of Jon: Boys - Alvah, Jedidiah, Jonah, Judah, Levi, Menachem, Obie, Shadrach, Zechariah, Girls - Daniella, Naama, Nediva, Both genders - Jordan


The name Jon is a variant of Jonathan. Other popular variants of the name Jonathan are: Johnathan (English), Johnathen, Johnathon (English), Johnathyn, Jon, Jonatan, Jonaten, Jonathen, Jonathon (English), Jonathyn, Jonaton, Jonatyn


We think the name Jon should fall under the following style category: Everlasting.

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Based on our research, most people would imagine a person with the name Jon to be: Strong, resourceful and handsome guy

In one word, you might describe Jon as a(n) "resourceful" person.

See other "resourceful" names for boys.

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