Lavon

First Name
11k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
132
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Lavon

User Submitted Origins

     English
55%
     Hebrew
27%
     Celtic
9%
     American
9%

User Submitted Meanings

  • A submission from New York, United States says the name Lavon means "Divine in french" and is of English origin.
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From Proto-Germanic *labōną.

Notable Persons Named Lavon

LaVon Brazill is a football player for the Orlando Predators. LaVon was born on March 15th, 1989 in Lake Worth, Florida.

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Lavon was born on September 14th, 1965.

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Lavon Heidemann is a 39th Lieutenant Governor of Nebraska. Lavon was born on October 24th, 1958 in Pawnee City, Nebraska.

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1896 7 7 0
1897 5 5 0
1898 7 7 0
1899 5 5 0
1900 9 9 0
1901 6 6 0
1902 14 14 0
1903 9 9 0
1904 15 15 0
1905 17 17 0
1906 24 24 0
1907 22 22 0
1908 19 19 0
1909 18 18 0
1910 25 20 5
1911 26 26 0
1912 45 37 8
1913 61 53 8
1914 60 54 6
1915 118 93 25
1916 89 70 19
1917 102 79 23
1918 116 87 29
1919 122 92 30
1920 139 113 26
1921 134 98 36
1922 162 142 20
1923 179 141 38
1924 183 152 31
1925 184 142 42
1926 192 148 44
1927 175 132 43
1928 179 141 38
1929 172 118 54
1930 187 132 55
1931 168 129 39
1932 192 139 53
1933 188 130 58
1934 200 146 54
1935 145 101 44
1936 185 134 51
1937 150 113 37
1938 155 113 42
1939 148 101 47
1940 143 101 42
1941 144 100 44
1942 138 105 33
1943 152 99 53
1944 113 79 34
1945 109 76 33
1946 114 76 38
1947 120 84 36
1948 114 74 40
1949 97 62 35
1950 136 89 47
1951 113 65 48
1952 94 67 27
1953 114 77 37
1954 96 65 31
1955 102 65 37
1956 123 80 43
1957 117 87 30
1958 112 79 33
1959 109 77 32
1960 126 80 46
1961 105 72 33
1962 107 69 38
1963 91 58 33
1964 108 66 42
1965 72 45 27
1966 89 58 31
1967 69 37 32
1968 78 46 32
1969 76 44 32
1970 86 54 32
1971 71 43 28
1972 77 40 37
1973 80 48 32
1974 54 17 37
1975 56 30 26
1976 75 38 37
1977 77 28 49
1978 89 32 57
1979 84 25 59
1980 102 29 73
1981 96 27 69
1982 72 29 43
1983 71 26 45
1984 73 19 54
1985 87 22 65
1986 85 25 60
1987 66 16 50
1988 68 13 55
1989 73 13 60
1990 94 18 76
1991 76 24 52
1992 71 10 61
1993 83 11 72
1994 70 7 63
1995 50 7 43
1996 65 14 51
1997 43 0 43
1998 66 8 58
1999 39 0 39
2000 67 7 60
2001 47 0 47
2002 52 5 47
2003 44 0 44
2004 65 5 60
2005 66 0 66
2006 90 5 85
2007 63 0 63
2008 78 0 78
2009 89 5 84
2010 50 0 50
2011 55 5 50
2012 71 0 71
2013 64 0 64
2014 46 0 46
2015 57 0 57
2016 49 0 49
2017 46 0 46
* Years where the name was given to 5 or fewer babies will show zero to respect privacy.

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International Interest for Lavon

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Popularity in the US

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Popularity of Lavon as a first name

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Popularity of Lavon as a last name

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Common last names for Lavon

  • Smith
  • Johnson
  • Miller
  • Jones
  • Williams
  • Anderson
  • Moore
  • Clark
  • Brown
  • White
  • Young
  • Taylor

Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Lavon U.S.
  White 74.24% 64.26%
  African American 17.42% 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 6.82% 16.26%

Of Last Name Lavon

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

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Fun Facts about the name Lavon

  • How Popular is the name Lavon? Lavon is the 2,360th most popular name of all time. As a last name Lavon was the 129,047th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Lavon have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 10,937 babies born with the first name Lavon in the United States. That's more than enough people named Lavon to occupy the country of Tuvalu with an estimated population of 10,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Lavon? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1896 when it was given as a first name to 7 new born babies.
  • When was Lavon first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Lavon is Thursday, January 26th, 1882.
  • What year had the most people named Lavon born? The highest recorded use of the first name Lavon was in 1924 with a total of 152 babies.
  • Random Lavon Factoid: According to the 1932 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Lavon ranks 91st in popularity as a baby girl's name in Utah. Imagine that, 12 babies in Utah have the same name as you in 1932.
  • Weird things about the name Lavon: Your name in reverse order is Noval. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Voaln. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Lavon? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 132 people with the last name Lavon.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Lavon? Lavon is one of the most unique last names recorded.

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