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Andon saw some popularity back in the mid-2000s and then it seemed to disappear from the list of the top 1,000 baby names for boys in the United States. However, it seems to be on the rise again, and it's particularly beloved in parts of Europe. It rhymes with popular names like Landon and Brandon and has the feel of an Andrew, Anthony, or Anderson. As a matter of fact, it makes a great alternative to any of those more traditional names. Pair Andon with a classic or current middle name.

Meaning of the name Andon:

Etruscan: Meaning unknown, possibly flower

Origin of the name Andon:

Andon is actually an alternative form of the name Anton. Both are derived from Anthony, which is an English form of the Roman name Antonius. The exact meaning is unknown, but it's thought to be derived from the Greek word “anthos,” which means “flower.”

Symbolism of the name Andon:

Andon doesn't offer too much in the way of symbolism. The name's potential meaning of “flower” may be symbolic to some new parents. Their new baby might be like a new flower blooming in their family garden.

Style of the name Andon:

Modern, international

Gender of the name Andon:

Andon is a boy's name.

Pronunciation of the name Andon:

AN-dun

Number of syllables in the name Andon:

Two

Emotion evoked from the name Andon:

The baby name Andon evokes images of someone who is a great communicator and often inspires those around him.

Alternative spellings for the name Andon:

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Nicknames for the name Andon:

Popularity of the name Andon:

According to the Social Security Administration, Andon was a top 1,000 baby name for boys in the United States in 2004. It ranked at number 865 that year.

Related names for the name Andon:

Great middle names for Andon and their meanings:

Famous people with the name Andon:

  • Andon Boshkovski (handball coach)
  • Andon Zako Çajupi (poet, playwright, and lawyer)
  • Andon Dončevski (soccer player and coach)
  • Andon Gushterov (soccer player)
  • Andon Nikolov (weightlifter)
  • Andon Qesari (actor and director)

Andon in popular culture:

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