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Origin & Meaning

The name Mahon is of Irish origin.

The meaning of Mahon is "bear".  


In the U.S. in 2014 less than 5 boys given the name.    Less than 5 girls were given the name. 

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


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Related Names

Mahon is a form of the name Machk.

Other Tidbits

Mahon falls into the animal name category.

Name Fun

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

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Mahon.

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

Names Like This

Irish names usually contain a given, middle and family name.

Given names frequently have their source in the Roman Catholic faith, or are derived from the traditional Gaelic.

Some Gaelic or old Irish names date back to the Celtic origins of Gaelach (Ireland). These names find their basis in ancient pagan religions, myths, legends, and superstitions held by the Gaels.