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Jonathon

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1912 5 0 5
1915 6 0 6
1916 5 0 5
1917 8 0 8
1919 7 0 7
1921 6 0 6
1922 6 0 6
1923 6 0 6
1924 6 0 6
1926 8 0 8
1927 8 0 8
1928 7 0 7
1929 10 0 10
1930 10 0 10
1936 6 0 6
1937 5 0 5
1938 13 0 13
1939 14 0 14
1940 8 0 8
1941 9 0 9
1942 20 0 20
1943 19 0 19
1944 28 0 28
1945 33 0 33
1946 54 0 54
1947 55 0 55
1948 57 0 57
1949 61 0 61
1950 86 0 86
1951 85 0 85
1952 90 0 90
1953 115 0 115
1954 131 0 131
1955 152 0 152
1956 165 0 165
1957 170 0 170
1958 141 0 141
1959 123 0 123
1960 160 0 160
1961 170 0 170
1962 217 0 217
1963 239 0 239
1964 235 0 235
1965 239 0 239
1966 245 0 245
1967 287 0 287
1968 330 0 330
1969 408 0 408
1970 524 0 524
1971 575 0 575
1972 558 0 558
1973 666 0 666
1974 628 0 628
1975 743 5 738
1976 776 0 776
1977 839 0 839
1978 883 7 876
1979 1,024 5 1,019
1980 1,436 5 1,431
1981 1,648 6 1,642
1982 1,844 14 1,830
1983 1,706 13 1,693
1984 1,892 21 1,871
1985 2,048 16 2,032
1986 2,128 21 2,107
1987 2,131 16 2,115
1988 2,348 17 2,331
1989 2,535 6 2,529
1990 2,679 12 2,667
1991 2,610 9 2,601
1992 2,478 7 2,471
1993 2,323 7 2,316
1994 2,204 6 2,198
1995 1,977 5 1,972
1996 1,980 8 1,972
1997 1,849 5 1,844
1998 1,737 0 1,737
1999 1,646 0 1,646
2000 1,503 6 1,497
2001 1,324 0 1,324
2002 1,161 0 1,161
2003 1,069 0 1,069
2004 930 7 923
2005 920 0 920
2006 798 0 798
2007 712 0 712
2008 613 0 613
2009 540 0 540
2010 485 0 485
2011 394 0 394
2012 364 0 364
2013 285 0 285
2014 267 0 267
2015 251 0 251

Fun Facts about the name Jonathon

  • How many people with the first name Jonathon have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 64,299 babies born with the first name Jonathon in the United States. That's more than enough people named Jonathon to occupy the territory of Bermuda (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 64,237 (as of May 20, 2010).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Jonathon? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1912 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Jonathon first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Jonathon is Tuesday, April 22nd, 1873.
  • What year had the most people named Jonathon born? The highest recorded use of the first name Jonathon was in 1990 with a total of 2,667 babies. That's a lot of babies named Jonathon!
  • Random Jonathon Factoid: According to the 1989 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Jonathon ranks 74th in popularity as a baby boy's name in Indiana. Imagine that, 116 babies in Indiana have the same name as you in 1989.
  • Weird things about the name Jonathon: Your name in reverse order is Nohtanoj. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Antjohon. How do you pronounce that?
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Common last names for Jonathon

  • Smith
  • Miller
  • Jones
  • Thomas

Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

Have you been wondering what does the name "Jonathon" mean? The list below shows the origins of Jonathon as well as things modernly associated with the name Jonathon such as celebrities named Jonathon.

Hebrew

Origin and Meaning of Jonathon

The name "Jonathon" is of Hebrew origin, and it means "God has given". It's a name commonly given to boys.

  1. A male given name, a variant spelling of Jonathan.

Notable Persons With the Name Jonathon

Jon Bellion

Jon Bellion is a hip hop music, indie rock, rhythm, and blues musician. He has been prominent since 2011. Jon was given the name Jonathon Bellion on December 26th, 1990 in Long Island. Jon is also known as Bellion and Jonathan.

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Jonathon Luther "Casey" Jones

Jonathon Luther "Casey" Jones was a locomotive engineer and railroad worker. His career lasted from 1878 to 1900. Jonathon was given the name Jonathon Luther Jones in 1863 in Missouri. Jonathon is also known as John"/"Casey" Jones. He passed away on April 30th, 1900.

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Jonathon Simmons

Jonathon Simmons is a basketball player for the San Antonio Spurs, Sugar Land Legends, Austin Toros/Spurs, and →Austin Spurs in the National Basketball Association. He was most prominent from 2013 to present. Jonathon was born on September 14th, 1989 in Houston.

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Jonathon Morris

Jonathon Morris is an actor, presenter, and actor/presenter. His career lasted from 1980 to 2002. Jonathon was born on July 20th, 1960 in Urmston.

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Jonathon Young

Jonathon Young is an actor. His most notable accomplishments were from 1996 to present. Jonathon was born on May 8th, 1973 in Richmond Hill, Ontario.

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Jonathon Jennings

Jonathon Jennings is a football player for the BC Lions. Jonathon was born on July 21st, 1992 in Columbus, Ohio.

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  • Jonathon Blum
    (hockey player)
  • Jonathon Sharkey
    (professional wrestler)
  • Jonathon Keats
    (artist)
  • Jonathon Patton
    (famed person)
  • Jonathon Webb
    (leading person)
  • Jonathon Riley
    (military person)
  • Jonathon Welch
    (tenor singer)
  • Jonathon Griffin
    (notable person)
  • Jonathon Solomon
    (noteworthy human)
  • Jonathon Titus
    (influential individual)
  • Jonathon Dalton
    (writer)

What does the name Jonathon mean?

Jis for joyful, the spirit you spread.

Ois for optimistic, look at the bright side!

Nis for natural, the genuine side of you.

Ais for animated, let your energetic spirit shine

Tis for tender, loving nature.

His for happy, your wonderful laugh.

Ois for organized, you always know where things are

Nis for nurturing, the care you provide to all

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