Baby Name
See the girl version of this name


Deon Name Meaning and Origin

Deon Name Meaning and Origin

Name Meaning

God-like, divine

Name Origin


Deon is a Greek name that means 'God-like' or 'divine'. It is derived from the Greek word 'theos', which means 'god'. In Greek mythology, the name Deon is often associated with individuals who have qualities or characteristics similar to those of the gods.

See Your Future Baby Now
Just a few clicks away from the magical moment of meeting your future Baby.

Deon Phonetic Appeal

Name Pronunciation Smoothness:

Deon is easy to pronounce with a clear emphasis on the first syllable, making it flow smoothly.

Name Melody Rating:

The two-syllable name Deon has a moderate rhythm, with equal stress on both syllables.

Famous People Named Deon

Find celebrities with this name and see how they shine in their respective fields.

● Deon Cole

Deon Cole is an American actor, comedian, and writer known for his work on the late-night talk show 'Conan' and the sitcom 'Black-ish'. He has also appeared in various comedy specials and TV shows.

● Deon Burton

Deon Burton is a former professional footballer from Jamaica who played as a striker for various clubs in England and internationally for the Jamaican national team.

● Deon Richmond

Deon Richmond is an American actor best known for his role as Bud in the sitcom 'The Cosby Show' and Jordan in the film 'Scream 3'. He has also appeared in several TV shows and movies.

Deon Name Popularity Insights

U.S. Population

The data is sourced from the Social Security Administration. Since the agency has only released data up to 2022, the rankings for 2023 and 2024 are based on estimates from platform data. We will update the final results once the official data is released.

Potential Negative Connotations of Deon

The name Deon does not typically have negative connotations or associations. However, as with any name, perceptions may vary based on personal experiences and cultural backgrounds.

Similar Names to Deon

    Baby Names Generator


    Gender-Sorted Baby Names

    • Boy Names
    • Girl Names
    • Unisex Names

    Top baby names

    • Most Popular Baby Names 2024
    • Most Popular Baby Names 2023
    • Most Popular Baby Names 2022
    • Most Popular Baby Names 2021
    • Most Popular Baby Names 2020

    Baby Names A-Z

    Baby Name Origins