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Canon Meaning


What does Canon mean?

The name Canon is of French origin.

The meaning of Canon is "church official, large gun".

Canon is generally used as a boy's name.

It consists of 5 letters and 2 syllables and is pronounced Ca-non.

The Given Name Canon

The musical name Canon, has a wonderfully attractive quality.

A memorable name, Canon possesses great character.

Wrap it up and take it home, Canon may just be the name you're looking for.

Canon falls into the musical name category.

Canon Popularity

In the U.S. in 2017, it ranked 1,489 in baby name popularity for boys with 111 occurrences. It ranked 12,902 in baby name popularity for girls with 7 occurrences.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 1,740 in baby name popularity for boys with 89 occurrences. Less than 5 girls were given the name.

The trend's your friend. See how Canon has changed in popularity since 1880 by visiting the Canon Name Popularity Page.

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    Canon Numerology

    Destiny Number, Life Path Number, Soul Urge and Personality Number. These Numerological numbers may tell your child's story. Take a look at the Numerology Of Canon.

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    Canon Name Fun

    Would you like to fingerspell the name Canon in American Sign Language?

    Then just follow the diagram below.

    Be creative with the name Canon.

    Just for fun, see the name Canon in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.

    Learn about nautical flags and see your name or message written in nautical flags, on the Canon in Nautical Flags page.