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Harun Meaning


What does Harun mean?

The name Harun is of Arabic origin.

The meaning of Harun is "high mountain, exalted".

Harun is generally used as a boy's name.

It consists of 5 letters and 2 syllables and is pronounced Ha-run.

The Given Name Harun

Harun is a form of Aaron. See Aaron for further details.

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

This great little boy name has a natural spirit.

Alternate names include Haroun.

Harun falls into the landform name category.

Some famous bearers of this name include: Harun al Rashid, and Harun al Wathiq.

Harun Popularity

In the U.S. in 2018, it ranked 2,708 in baby name popularity for boys with 45 occurrences. Less than 5 girls were given the name.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 2,848 in baby name popularity for boys with 42 occurrences. Less than 5 girls were given the name.

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

Harun Related Names

Harun is a form of Aaron.

Variants of the name Harun include Haroun.

Famous Haruns

  • Harun al Rashid ~ Islamic Caliph (786-809)
  • Harun al Wathiq ~ Islamic Caliph (842-847)

Harun Numerology

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

Then take a look at the Numerological Report For Harun.

It may give you some insight about your new baby.

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Harun Name Fun

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

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Harun.

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