Jonathon

Jonathon - A very unique male name



  Jun 28,2017      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Jonathon, meaning gift of Jehovah, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1943 on position #1606. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Jonathon and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Jonathon? Our experts and editorial staff have gathered trends and insights for 30,000+ baby names over the last 100 years -- And on this page you will learn everything you ever wanted to know about the name Jonathon. The baby boy name Jonathon was given to 318 baby boys in 2012, ranking #655 on the national boy baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 5,161 baby boys were given this name - making this a very unique male name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Jonathon peaked in popularity 27 years ago in 1990 on position 124.



Famous with this name

Jonathon Lamer
Jonathon Gooden
Jonathon Kennedy


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Jonathon is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Jonathon is currently topping the baby name charts in Kentucky at position #314 - and is the least popular in North Carolina at position #1,167.

Why care about state specific baby name charts? It could be that a name that is very popular on the national overall charts is less (or even more) popular where you live. So make sure you check out the state specific charts below and find out how popular or unique Jonathon is where you live.


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Jonathon origin and meaning

Jonathon is a 8 letter name with 3 syllables. This name means gift of Jehovah. To see famous people named Jonathon, pop culture references for the name Jonathon and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Jonathon

We've found the following names that sound similar to Jonathon, sorted by popularity.

Jonathan / Johnathan / Johnathon / Jonatan / Jhonatan / Jonnathan / Joseantonio / Jonathen / Johnatan / Jhonathan /

Name statistics


Most parents-to-be know if they want a popular or unique name, and with these charts and data tables you can easily get a better understanding of how popular or unique this name is.

With a quick glance you can easily tell if this name is increasing or declining in popularity - But note that its current popularity can actually differ a lot from state to state.

Chart position per year (visualized)



Chart position per state (visualized)



Chart position per year (table view)


Year Rank
2012655
2011611
2010524
2009495
2008455
2007414
2006372
2005330
2004325
2003289
2002268
2001253
2000227
1999207
1998195
1997180
1996171
1995166
1994155
1993144
1992136
1991125
1990124
1989128
1988125
1987131
1986130
1985139
1984142
1983160
1982152
1981163
1980168
1979225
1978242
1977241
1976254
1975263
1974298
1973282
1972323
1971328
1970362
1969391
1968432
1967448
1966510
1965510
1964522
1963533
1962543
1961626
1960608
1959712
1958652
1957598
1956619
1955613
1954644
1953640
1952803
1951739
1950782
1949927
1948927
19471512
1946901
19451504
19431606

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Kentucky314
Michigan344
Indiana385
Wisconsin391
Iowa423
Ohio439
Minnesota441
Oklahoma449
Alabama468
Kansas470
Oregon501
Tennessee504
Missouri533
Louisiana574
Illinois600
Washington602
Georgia659
Texas666
Pennsylvania695
Massachusetts788
Arizona868
California932
Florida939
Virginia1048
New York1082
North Carolina1167

Even more about Jonathon


These are some of the common questions you may want to have answered to know if this is the perfect name for your baby.

Is Jonathon a common or unique name?

By analyzing the number of births and frequency of this name we've determined that it's currently a very unique male name.

What is the number of syllables for the name Jonathon?

3 syllables. Why is this important? One of the things that makes a baby name sound good and have a nice rythm is the number of syllables - and especially the number of syllables along with the syllable count for your last name. A simple rule is to avoid having the same number of syllables in your first, middle and last name.

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#
On chart
1990
Peak year
Male


Popularity Score™

Name Jonathon
Gender Male
Popularity 1 in 5,161
Letter count 8
Syllable count 3
Year first discovered 1943
2012 births +318

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