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Dawn Meaning


What does Dawn mean?

The name Dawn is of English origin.

The meaning of Dawn is "dawn, sunrise".

Dawn is generally used as a girl's name.

It consists of 4 letters and 1 syllable and is pronounced Dawn.

The Given Name Dawn

Dawn is an enchanting and attractive name.

A name fit for a child full of grace and spirit, a little adventurer.

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

Some famous bearers of this name include: Dawn French.

Dawn Popularity

In the U.S. in 2018, it ranked 1,960 in baby name popularity for girls with 100 occurrences. Less than 5 boys were given the name.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 1,939 in baby name popularity for girls with 103 occurrences. Less than 5 boys were given the name.

Want to see how Dawn sizes up? How it compares to some other names? Then check out the Dawn Name Popularity Page.

Dawn Related Names

Famous Dawns

  • Dawn ~ 1 hurricane
  • Dawn French ~ Actress

Dawn Numerology

What will your new littleDawn be like?

It may all be in the numbers.

The numbers that make up your child's name.

Numerology may give you some insight.

Children named Dawn are often charming and admired but most of all they are read more >>

Dawn Name Fun

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

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Dawn.

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