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Don Meaning


What does Don mean?

The name Don is of Celtic origin.

The meaning of Don is "dark stranger".

Don is generally used as a boy's name.

It consists of 3 letters and 1 syllable and is pronounced Don.

The Given Name Don

Don appeals to parents who seek a name with genuine depth.

This great little boy name has a natural distinction.

Although unique, your little chic Don, is sure to make it a memorable one.

Some famous bearers of this name include: Don Adams, and Don Ameche.

Don Popularity

In the U.S. in 2018, it ranked 1,501 in baby name popularity for boys with 113 occurrences. Less than 5 girls were given the name.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 1,722 in baby name popularity for boys with 90 occurrences. Less than 5 girls were given the name.

View the Don Name Popularity Page to see how the popularity trend for Don has changed since 1880, or to compare the popularity of Don to other names.

Don Related Names

Famous Dons

  • Don ~ 1 storm
  • Don Adams ~ Actor
  • Don Ameche ~ Actor
  • Don Cheadle ~ Actor
  • Don Drysdale ~ Baseball Player
  • Don Everly ~ Musician
  • Don Franklin ~ Actor
  • Don Galloway ~ Actor
  • Don Henley ~ Rock Musician
  • Don Hutson ~ Football Player
  • Don Johnson ~ Actor
  • Don Juan ~ Don Juan character
  • Don Maynard ~ Football Player
  • Don Quixote ~ Don Quixote character
  • Don Rickles ~ Actress
  • Don Sutton ~ Baseball Player

Don Numerology

Want to know how your name choice may effect your child?

Then take a look at the Numerological Report For Don.

It may give you some insight about your new baby.

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Don Name Fun

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

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Don.

Just for fun, see the name Don 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 Don in Nautical Flags page.