Canon is a boy name and means official of the church; young wolf; official of the church. It is a French name and its pronunciation is \c(a)-non\. Other similar names and variants include: Caron, Cason, Danon. Canon is not a popular first name for men but a very popular surname or last name for both men and women (#8214 out of 88799).

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Frequently Asked Questions

Is Canon a popular name?

Over the years Canon was most popular in 2011. According to the latest US census information Canon ranks #2975th while according to Canon ranks #2nd.

How popular is the name Canon?

According to the US census in 2018, 119 boys were born named Canon, making Canon the #1493rd name more popular among boy names. In 2011 Canon had the highest rank with 127 boys born that year with this name.

How common is the name Canon?

Canon is #1493rd in the ranking of most common names in the United States according to he US Census.

When was the name Canon more popular ?

The name Canon was more popular in 2011 with 127 born in that year.

When was the last time a baby was named Canon

The last time a baby was named Canon was in 2018, based on US Census data.

How many people born in 2018 are named Canon?

In 2018 there were 119 baby boys named Canon.