Manon

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since 1880
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Manon

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  • A user from New Zealand says the name Manon is of French origin and means "Off the sea".
  • A submission from Rhode Island, United States says the name Manon means "Wished-for child; witch" and is of French origin.
  • A user from United Kingdom says the name Manon is of Welsh origin and means "Wished for Child".

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Wiktionary

Pet form of Marie, made famous by Manon Lescaut, heroine of a novel (1731) by Abbé Prévost, and of two operas.

  1. A female given name, popular in the 1990s and the 2000s.

Notable Persons Named Manon

Manon Rhéaume is a soccer player. She was most prominent from 1991 to 2009. Manon was born on February 24th, 1972 in Beauport, Quebec City.

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Anne Renée is a singer. She was most active from 1964 to 1980. Anne was given the name Manon Kirouac on August 24th, 1950 in Laval, Quebec.

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Manon Gropius was a muse. Manon was given the name Alma Manon Gropius on October 5th, 1916 in Vienna. She breathed her last breath on April 22nd, 1935.

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Manon Massé is a MNA for Sainte-Marie–Saint-Jacques and MNAforSainte-Marie–Saint-Jacques. Manon was born on May 22nd, 1963 in Windsor, Quebec.

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Manon Bollegraf is a tennis player. Manon was born on April 10th, 1964 in 's-Hertogenbosch, Netherlands.

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Manon was born in 1972 in Hamburg.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Manon

Christian was born on January 5th, 1950.

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Victor Mañón is a soccer player for the Celaya F.C., C.F. Pachuca, Indios de Ciudad Juárez, Titanes Tulancingo, Tiburones Rojos de Veracruz, and Mexico national under-17 football team. Victor was born on February 6th, 1992 in Celaya.

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Gloria Manon is an actress. Gloria was born Gloria Manon on December 28th, 1939 in Detroit, Michigan, U.S.

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Manon was born in 1946.

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Julio Mañón is a baseball player. Julio was born on June 10th, 1973 in Guerra.

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Lydia Manon is a figure skater.

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1917 5 5 0
1920 5 5 0
1921 5 5 0
1927 5 5 0
1928 13 13 0
1929 8 8 0
1931 9 9 0
1932 5 5 0
1936 5 5 0
1939 7 7 0
1942 7 7 0
1943 8 8 0
1944 5 5 0
1946 5 5 0
1950 5 5 0
1952 7 7 0
1953 5 5 0
1954 16 11 5
1955 8 8 0
1956 7 7 0
1957 9 9 0
1958 13 13 0
1959 8 8 0
1960 9 9 0
1961 13 13 0
1962 11 11 0
1963 12 12 0
1964 10 10 0
1965 10 10 0
1966 14 14 0
1967 9 9 0
1968 8 8 0
1969 6 6 0
1970 6 6 0
1971 10 10 0
1972 7 7 0
1973 7 7 0
1974 5 5 0
1975 7 7 0
1977 11 11 0
1978 15 15 0
1979 7 7 0
1980 8 8 0
1982 5 5 0
1983 5 5 0
1984 7 7 0
1987 5 5 0
1988 8 8 0
1989 9 9 0
1990 12 12 0
1991 11 11 0
1992 10 10 0
1993 19 19 0
1994 23 23 0
1995 18 18 0
1996 17 17 0
1997 25 25 0
1998 14 14 0
1999 26 26 0
2000 26 26 0
2001 17 17 0
2002 20 20 0
2003 15 15 0
2004 19 19 0
2005 8 8 0
2006 13 13 0
2007 13 13 0
2008 19 19 0
2009 11 11 0
2010 6 6 0
2011 5 5 0
2012 7 7 0
2013 11 11 0
2014 6 6 0
2016 5 5 0
2017 11 11 0

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Popularity of Manon as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Manon U.S.
  White 27.39% 64.26%
  African American 2.95% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 1.02% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.00% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 68.43% 16.26%

Of Last Name Manon

People with the last name Manon are most frequently White or Hispanic or Latino

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Fun Facts about the name Manon

  • How Popular is the name Manon? Manon is the 12,335th most popular name of all time. As a last name Manon was the 25,226th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Manon have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 781 babies born with the first name Manon in the United States. That's more than enough people named Manon to occupy the territory of Cocos (Keeling) Islands (Australia) with an estimated population of 605 (as of June 30, 2010).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Manon? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1917 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Manon first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Manon is Sunday, January 26th, 1873.
  • What year had the most people named Manon born? The highest recorded use of the first name Manon was in 1999 with a total of 26 babies.
  • Random Manon Factoid: According to the 2002 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Manon is not a popular baby girl's name in California. Imagine that, only 6 babies in California have the same name as you in 2002.
  • Weird things about the name Manon: Your name in reverse order is Nonam. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Onanm. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Manon? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 982 people with the last name Manon.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Manon? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Manon as their last name since less than 1 person in 303k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
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