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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Dehon

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Alt. Meaning

D is for direct, you get to the point

E is for exotic, no lack of spirit here!

H is for hardy, can't keep you down!

O is for openness, it's refreshing!

N is for novel, don't get too complicated!

Notable Persons With the Last Name Dehon

Léon Dehon was a christian bishop. Léon was born on March 14th, 1843. He breathed his last breath on August 12th, 1925.


Theodore was born on December 8th, 1776. He breathed his last breath on August 6th, 1817.


Jean-Philippe Dehon is a soccer player for the FC Metz, Tours FC, Olympique de Marseille, Bourges 18, and SC Hazebrouck. Jean-Philippe was born on June 6th, 1956 in Sebourg.


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Popularity of Dehon as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Dehon U.S.
  White 66.17% 64.26%
  African American 31.58% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.00% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 0.00% 16.26%

Of Last Name Dehon

People with the last name Dehon are most frequently White or African American

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Fun Facts about the name Dehon

  • How Popular is the name Dehon? As a last name Dehon was the 128,249th most popular name in 2010.
  • When was the first name Dehon first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the name Dehon is Tuesday, February 13th, 1917.
  • How unique is the name Dehon? From 1880 to 2017 less than 5 people per year have been born with the first name Dehon. Hoorah! You are a unique individual.
  • Weird things about the name Dehon: Your name in reverse order is Nohed. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Doenh. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Dehon? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 133 people with the last name Dehon.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Dehon? Dehon is one of the most unique last names recorded.

What Dehons Have Visited This Page?

Past life for Dehon born May 21, 1939

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Wales approximately on 1750. Your profession was dramatist, director, musician, and bard.

You always liked to travel, to investigate, could have been detective or spy. You should develop self-love and ability to implant hope into hearts of people. Ambition - is not everything. True wealth is buried in your soul.

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