Eamon

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since 1880
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Meaning and Origin

What does the name Eamon mean? Find out below.

Origin and Meaning of Eamon

"Eamon" is a name of Irish origin, and it means "Rich protector". It's a name commonly given to boys.

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Borrowing from Irish Éamonn (“Edmund”).

  1. A male given name.

Notable Persons Named Eamon

Éamon de Valera was a 3rd President of Ireland, Taoiseach, President of the Executive Council, President of the Irish Republic, President of Dáil Éireann, Teachta Dála, and President of the Executive Council of the Irish Free State. Éamon was born on October 14th, 1882 in New York City. He passed away on August 29th, 1975.

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Eamon is a contemporary r&b and hip hop music singer-songwriter and list of harmonicists. His most notable accomplishments were from 2003 to present. Eamon was given the name Eamon Jonathan Doyle on September 19th, 1983.

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Eamon was born on August 30th, 1985 in Perth.

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Éamon Zayed is a soccer player for the Indy Eleven, Leicester City F.C., Bray Wanderers F.C., Crewe Alexandra F.C., Aalesunds FK, Drogheda United F.C., Sporting Fingal F.C., Derry City F.C., Persepolis F.C., Aluminium Hormozgan F.C., Shamrock Rovers F.C., Sligo Rovers F.C., Sabah United FC, and Re. Éamon was born on October 4th, 1983 in Dublin, Ireland.

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Eamon Dunphy is a soccer player for the Stella Maris F.C., Manchester United F.C., York City F.C., Millwall F.C., Charlton Athletic F.C., Reading F.C., Shamrock Rovers F.C., and Republic of Ireland national football team. Eamon was born on August 3rd, 1945 in Dublin, Ireland.

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He has been prominent since 2014. Eamon was born on October 30th, 1961 in Derry.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Eamon

Eamon is a contemporary r&b and hip hop music singer-songwriter and list of harmonicists. His most notable accomplishments were from 2003 to present. Eamon was given the name Eamon Jonathan Doyle on September 19th, 1983.

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1919 5 0 5
1920 6 0 6
1921 10 0 10
1938 5 0 5
1940 5 0 5
1953 5 0 5
1957 8 0 8
1959 10 0 10
1960 7 0 7
1961 10 0 10
1962 11 0 11
1963 11 0 11
1964 24 0 24
1965 12 0 12
1966 12 0 12
1967 15 0 15
1968 14 0 14
1969 12 0 12
1970 13 0 13
1971 9 0 9
1972 22 0 22
1973 19 0 19
1974 9 0 9
1975 17 0 17
1976 26 0 26
1977 29 0 29
1978 32 0 32
1979 31 0 31
1980 34 0 34
1981 43 0 43
1982 40 0 40
1983 38 0 38
1984 39 0 39
1985 48 0 48
1986 43 0 43
1987 36 0 36
1988 38 0 38
1989 46 0 46
1990 42 0 42
1991 41 0 41
1992 44 0 44
1993 45 0 45
1994 52 0 52
1995 58 0 58
1996 66 0 66
1997 92 0 92
1998 81 0 81
1999 90 0 90
2000 79 0 79
2001 102 0 102
2002 92 0 92
2003 108 0 108
2004 115 0 115
2005 131 0 131
2006 124 0 124
2007 108 0 108
2008 160 0 160
2009 161 0 161
2010 125 0 125
2011 155 0 155
2012 132 0 132
2013 114 0 114
2014 136 0 136
2015 141 0 141
2016 182 0 182
2017 182 0 182

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Popularity of Eamon as a first name

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Fun Facts about the name Eamon

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  • How Popular is the name Eamon? Eamon is the 4,539th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Eamon have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 3,752 babies born with the first name Eamon in the United States. That's more than enough people named Eamon to occupy the territory of Falkland Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 3,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Eamon? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1919 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Eamon first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Eamon is Tuesday, June 1st, 1897.
  • What year had the most people named Eamon born? The highest recorded use of the first name Eamon was in 2017 with a total of 182 babies.
  • Random Eamon Factoid: According to the 1999 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Eamon is not a popular baby boy's name in Massachusetts. Imagine that, only 7 babies in Massachusetts have the same name as you in 1999.
  • Weird things about the name Eamon: Your name in reverse order is Nomae. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Aoenm. How do you pronounce that?

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
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