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Meaning and Origin

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  1. A primeval Egyptian personification of air and breath; worshipped especially at Thebes
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  1. Alternative form of Ámon

Notable Persons Named Amon

His military service ended in 1945.

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Amon Tobin is an electronica, trip hop, breakbeat, intelligent dance music, house music, nu jazz, drum, and bass musician. He holds the title Amon Tobin "Sordid" and Amon Tobin "Back From Space". He has been prominent since 1995. Amon was given the name Amon Adonai Santos de Araújo Tobin on February 7th, 1972 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Amon is also known as Cujo.

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Amon is a monarch. He holds the title King of Judah and King ofJudah. He was most active from 643 to present.

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He holds the title Grandmaster and Grandmaster (chess). Amon was born Amon Simutowe on January 6th, 1982 in Mbala, Zambia.

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Amon Buchanan is an australian rules football player.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Amon

Morissette Amon is a singing, actor, singer, and actress. She was most active from 2010 to present. Morissette was given the name Johanne Morissette D. Amon on June 2nd, 1996 in Cebu City.

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Chris Amon is a formula one racer.

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Amon is a monarch. He holds the title King of Judah and King ofJudah. He was most active from 643 to present.

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Carol was born on April 23rd, 1946.

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They hold the title Miss South India 2015 and Miss South India2015. Aileena was given the name Aileena Catherine Amon on December 25th, 1990 in Kochi.

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Angelika was born in 1967 in Austria.

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1882 5 0 5
1887 6 0 6
1890 5 0 5
1891 5 0 5
1894 5 0 5
1896 5 0 5
1898 6 0 6
1904 7 0 7
1905 7 0 7
1906 6 0 6
1907 5 0 5
1909 5 0 5
1910 7 0 7
1911 6 0 6
1912 18 0 18
1913 11 0 11
1914 19 0 19
1915 23 0 23
1916 29 0 29
1917 31 0 31
1918 23 0 23
1919 24 0 24
1920 23 0 23
1921 31 0 31
1922 30 0 30
1923 35 0 35
1924 14 0 14
1925 19 0 19
1926 20 0 20
1927 20 0 20
1928 17 0 17
1929 12 0 12
1930 19 0 19
1931 10 0 10
1932 22 0 22
1933 20 0 20
1934 18 0 18
1935 12 0 12
1936 19 0 19
1937 10 0 10
1938 17 0 17
1939 11 0 11
1940 12 0 12
1941 14 0 14
1942 8 0 8
1943 11 0 11
1944 11 0 11
1945 10 0 10
1946 9 0 9
1947 11 0 11
1948 12 0 12
1949 7 0 7
1950 11 0 11
1951 8 0 8
1952 14 0 14
1953 15 0 15
1954 8 0 8
1955 14 0 14
1956 11 0 11
1958 8 0 8
1959 10 0 10
1960 11 0 11
1961 5 0 5
1962 7 0 7
1963 7 0 7
1964 8 0 8
1965 8 0 8
1967 8 0 8
1968 9 0 9
1969 12 0 12
1970 18 0 18
1971 14 0 14
1972 21 0 21
1973 15 0 15
1974 26 0 26
1975 27 0 27
1976 20 0 20
1977 25 0 25
1978 26 0 26
1979 20 0 20
1980 28 0 28
1981 11 0 11
1982 14 0 14
1983 31 0 31
1984 16 0 16
1985 15 0 15
1986 28 0 28
1987 10 0 10
1988 21 0 21
1989 20 0 20
1990 15 0 15
1991 22 0 22
1992 24 0 24
1993 25 0 25
1994 25 0 25
1995 17 0 17
1996 25 0 25
1997 37 0 37
1998 49 0 49
1999 46 0 46
2000 37 0 37
2001 52 0 52
2002 31 0 31
2003 53 0 53
2004 51 0 51
2005 46 0 46
2006 68 0 68
2007 51 0 51
2008 47 0 47
2009 41 0 41
2010 38 0 38
2011 47 0 47
2012 36 0 36
2013 40 0 40
2014 32 0 32
2015 30 0 30
2016 47 0 47
2017 61 0 61

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Popularity of Amon as a first name

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Popularity of Amon as a last name

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Common last names for Amon

  • Johnson
  • Martin
  • Moore
  • Jones
  • White
  • Cook

Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Amon U.S.
  White 77.08% 64.26%
  African American 6.61% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 8.45% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.49% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 2.07% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 5.30% 16.26%

Of Last Name Amon

People with the last name Amon are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Amon

  • How Popular is the name Amon? Amon is the 5,986th most popular name of all time. As a last name Amon was the 13,616th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Amon have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 2,415 babies born with the first name Amon in the United States. That's more than enough people named Amon to occupy the territory of Norfolk Island (Australia) with an estimated population of 2,302 (as of August 9, 2011).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Amon? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1882 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Amon first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Amon is Monday, April 18th, 1870.
  • What year had the most people named Amon born? The highest recorded use of the first name Amon was in 2006 with a total of 68 babies.
  • Random Amon Factoid: According to the 2006 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Amon is not a popular baby boy's name in Florida. Imagine that, only 8 babies in Florida have the same name as you in 2006.
  • Weird things about the name Amon: Your name in reverse order is Noma. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Onma. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Amon? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 2,225 people with the last name Amon.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Amon? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Amon as their last name since less than 1 person in 133k 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).
  • Other Dictionary Sources: WordNet 3.1 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University (License).
  • Wiktionary: Titles and License.
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