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First Name
9k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
355
in the U.S.
in 2010

Karon

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14k Karyn (English)
2k Karren (English)
367 Karrin (English)

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1933 5 5 0
1935 11 6 5
1936 12 12 0
1937 22 22 0
1938 24 24 0
1939 69 69 0
1940 113 105 8
1941 134 128 6
1942 187 187 0
1943 203 203 0
1944 187 187 0
1945 180 180 0
1946 240 240 0
1947 242 236 6
1948 275 264 11
1949 203 203 0
1950 221 221 0
1951 188 188 0
1952 208 208 0
1953 178 172 6
1954 210 202 8
1955 213 206 7
1956 245 245 0
1957 227 218 9
1958 212 206 6
1959 174 164 10
1960 184 184 0
1961 194 187 7
1962 161 161 0
1963 160 160 0
1964 153 153 0
1965 136 130 6
1966 102 102 0
1967 77 77 0
1968 92 92 0
1969 74 74 0
1970 81 75 6
1971 57 57 0
1972 48 34 14
1973 58 47 11
1974 43 34 9
1975 70 52 18
1976 56 36 20
1977 75 46 29
1978 52 24 28
1979 66 32 34
1980 43 18 25
1981 39 14 25
1982 63 22 41
1983 54 24 30
1984 43 19 24
1985 39 17 22
1986 51 24 27
1987 55 19 36
1988 48 17 31
1989 62 20 42
1990 70 14 56
1991 73 15 58
1992 90 19 71
1993 88 17 71
1994 92 6 86
1995 76 7 69
1996 105 6 99
1997 94 10 84
1998 78 5 73
1999 109 12 97
2000 96 6 90
2001 87 6 81
2002 79 6 73
2003 89 0 89
2004 94 7 87
2005 127 9 118
2006 122 6 116
2007 111 0 111
2008 119 5 114
2009 114 0 114
2010 111 0 111
2011 77 0 77
2012 68 0 68
2013 78 0 78
2014 54 0 54
2015 57 0 57

Fun Facts about the name Karon

  • How many people with the first name Karon have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 8,977 babies born with the first name Karon in the United States. That's more than enough people named Karon to occupy the country of Saint Barth with an estimated population of 8,902 (as of January 1, 2009).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Karon? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1933 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Karon first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Karon is Tuesday, January 4th, 1870.
  • What year had the most people named Karon born? The highest recorded use of the first name Karon was in 1948 with a total of 264 babies.
  • Random Karon Factoid: According to the 1958 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Karon is not a popular baby girl's name in New York. Imagine that, only 5 babies in New York have the same name as you in 1958.
  • Weird things about the name Karon: Your name in reverse order is Norak. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Konar. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Karon? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 355 people with the last name Karon.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Karon? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Karon as their last name since less than 1 person in 833k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!
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Popularity of Karon as a first name

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Common last names for Karon

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Karon U.S.
  White 87.32% 64.26%
  African American 3.94% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 2.25% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.00% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 3.94% 16.26%

Of Last Name Karon

People with the last name Karon are most frequently White

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

English

Origin and Meaning of Karon

The name "Karon" is of English origin, and it means "Abbreviation of Katherine. Pure". It's a name commonly given to girls.

Other Inspirations for the Name Karon

Karon Beach
Karon Bowdre
Karon Karami
Karon Masonry
Karon Burton
Karon Ricker
Karon Riley
Karon Keyes
Karon Williams

What does the name Karon mean?

Kis for kindle, the warmth in others.

Ais for affectionate, to those that matter most to you

Ris for relish, you seek a challenge.

Ois for optimistic, look at the bright side!

Nis for noble, your regal bearing.

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