Manon - girls name

Manon name popularity, meaning and origin

Name Popularity: 74%

Manon name meaning:

The name Manon is of French origin and is predominantly given to girls. It is derived from the name Marie, which is the French variation of Mary. Manon is often considered a diminutive or a short form of Marie. In French, it is pronounced "ma-NOHN."

The name Manon carries various meanings and interpretations. It can be interpreted as "bitter," "beloved," or "rebellious." The name's meaning is often associated with the personality traits of individuals named Manon. Those with this name are often perceived as strong-willed, independent, and adventurous. Some may also perceive the name to symbolize a sense of elegance, grace, and sophistication. Manon is a name that has been used in literature and music, adding to its cultural significance.

Overall, the name Manon embodies a sense of strength, beauty, and uniqueness. It represents a spirited and determined nature, making it a fitting choice for parents seeking a name that resonates with these qualities for their daughters.

Origin: French

Diminutive form of Marie which is a variant of Mary 'bitter.

Related names

Marie , Manon , Maressa, Mariano, Maricia, Marisabel, Mariza, Maryssa

Other girls names beginning with M


Overall UK ranking: 1454 out of 5581

21 recorded births last year

Change in rank

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    Regional popularity

    Ranking for this name in various UK regions

  • Scotland (1490)

Historical popularity of Manon

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