Alon

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since 1880
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568
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Alon

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  • According to a user from Philippines, the name Alon means "Wave in Filipino/Tagalog".
  • A user from California, United States says the name Alon is of Hebrew origin and means "Oak tree".
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Notable Persons Named Alon

Alon Abutbul is an actor. He was most active from 1979 to 1979. Alon was given the name Alon Moni Aboutboul on May 28th, 1965 in Kiryat Ata. Alon is also known as אלון אבוטבול.

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Alon Day is an athlete for the Belardi Auto Racing. Alon was born on November 4th, 1991 in Ashdod.

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Alon was born in 1937 in Baghdad.

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Alon Mizrahi is a soccer player for the Bnei Yehuda Tel Aviv F.C., Hapoel Tel Aviv F.C., Maccabi Haifa F.C., Maccabi Tel Aviv F.C., Maccabi Ironi Ashdod F.C., OGC Nice, Beitar Jerusalem F.C., Hapoel Kfar Saba F.C., Maccabi Ahi Nazareth F.C., Hapoel Be'er Sheva F.C., and Israel national under-18 foo. Alon was born on November 22nd, 1971 in Tel Aviv.

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Alon was born in 1961.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Alon

Noga Alon is a scientist in the fields of mathematics and theoretical computer science. Noga was born on February 17th, 1956 in Israel.

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Yosef was born on July 25th, 1929. He left this life on July 1st, 1973.

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Uri was born in 1969.

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His military service ended in 1948. Mordechai was born on January 17th, 1921 in Safed. Mordechai is also known as Alon and Mordechai. He breathed his last breath on October 16th, 1948.

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Geva Alon is an alternative rock, indie rock, folk rock, indie folk, acoustic music, blues rock, country rock, psychedelic folk, and psychedelic rock musician. He plays Fender Jazzmaster. He has had major accomplishments since 2000. Geva was born on May 30th, 1979. Geva is also known as גבע אלון.

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Nitzan was born in 1964. Nitzan is also known as ניצן אלון.

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How popular is the baby name Alon in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1926 5 0 5
1931 5 0 5
1949 5 0 5
1954 8 0 8
1961 6 0 6
1962 6 0 6
1963 7 0 7
1966 9 0 9
1968 8 0 8
1969 12 0 12
1970 8 0 8
1971 12 0 12
1972 8 0 8
1973 14 0 14
1974 14 0 14
1975 18 0 18
1976 8 0 8
1977 15 0 15
1978 17 0 17
1979 20 0 20
1980 10 0 10
1981 15 0 15
1982 18 0 18
1983 11 0 11
1984 11 0 11
1985 16 0 16
1986 17 0 17
1987 18 0 18
1988 21 0 21
1989 28 6 22
1990 21 0 21
1991 25 0 25
1992 20 0 20
1993 31 0 31
1994 8 0 8
1995 16 0 16
1996 22 0 22
1997 29 6 23
1998 28 0 28
1999 28 0 28
2000 20 0 20
2001 19 0 19
2002 17 0 17
2003 20 0 20
2004 30 6 24
2005 28 0 28
2006 30 0 30
2007 29 0 29
2008 33 6 27
2009 26 0 26
2010 20 0 20
2011 14 0 14
2012 19 0 19
2013 22 0 22
2014 19 0 19
2015 12 0 12
2016 31 0 31
2017 24 0 24
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Popularity of Alon as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Alon U.S.
  White 64.26% 64.26%
  African American 0.00% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 24.47% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 2.11% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 8.63% 16.26%

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People with the last name Alon are most frequently White or Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander

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Fun Facts about the name Alon

  • How Popular is the name Alon? Alon is the 10,494th most popular name of all time. As a last name Alon was the 38,850th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Alon have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,011 babies born with the first name Alon in the United States. That's more than enough people named Alon to occupy the territory of Niue (New Zealand) with an estimated population of 1,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Alon? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1926 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Alon first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Alon is Sunday, November 1st, 1885.
  • What year had the most people named Alon born? The highest recorded use of the first name Alon was in 1993 with a total of 31 babies.
  • Random Alon Factoid: According to the 1989 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Alon is not a popular baby boy's name in California. Imagine that, only 5 babies in California have the same name as you in 1989.
  • Weird things about the name Alon: Your name in reverse order is Nola. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Naol. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Alon? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 568 people with the last name Alon.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Alon? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Alon as their last name since less than 1 person in 526k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
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