US Popularity:3359
Other Origin(s):Gaelic, British
Meaning:clergyman; wolf cub
Canon is a masculine name of French, Gaelic, and English origins. While it may remind you of the historical military weapon, this name actually comes from the Old English name Canun, which means “clergyman.” This makes it a unique way for you and baby to celebrate your faith. Canon also comes from the Gaelic name Cano, meaning “wolf cub.” As you welcome baby into your pack, the name Canon is sure to help them strengthen their howl.

Canon Name Popularity Data

The Bump Ranking

Overall:Canon is currently #4631 on The Bump
Boy:Canon is currently #1540 on The Bump Boy Names

U.S. Births

Overall:Canon is currently #3359 in U.S. births
Boy:Canon is currently #1065 in U.S. births

Yearly Ranking Change:

in 2022
+ 225
from 2021
In comparison to the previous year's data
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