First Name
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010

Meaning and Origin

What does the name Alon mean? Keep reading to find the user submitted meanings, dictionary definitions, and more.

Origin and Meaning of Alon

User Submitted Origins

Filipino (Philippines)

User Submitted Meanings

  1. A user from California, U.S. says the name Alon is of Hebrew origin and means "Oak tree".
  2. According to a user from California, U.S., the name Alon means "In Hebrew Alon means Oak but is a popular name for people. Most Hebrew names are from plants for example the name Hadas means pear".
  3. A user from Canada says the name Alon means "Oak".
  4. A submission from Philippines says the name Alon means "Ocean/Sea Waves" and is of Filipino (Philippines) origin.
  5. A submission from Virginia, U.S. says the name Alon means "Tree" and is of Hebrew origin.
  6. According to a user from Philippines, the name Alon means "Wave in Filipino/Tagalog".
  7. A submission from Virginia, U.S. says the name Alon means "Beautiful" and is of Hawaiian origin.
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Notable Persons Named Alon

Notable Persons Named Alon

Alon Abutbul

Alon Abutbul is an actor. He was most active from 1979 to 1979. Alon was given the name Alon Moni Aboutboul on May 28th, 1965 in Kiryat Ata. Alon is also known as אלון אבוטבול.

Alon Day

Alon Day is an athlete for the Belardi Auto Racing. Alon was born on November 4th, 1991 in Ashdod.

Alon Ben-Meir

Alon was born in 1937 in Baghdad.

Alon Mizrahi

Alon Mizrahi is a soccer player for the Bnei Yehuda Tel Aviv F.C., Hapoel Tel Aviv F.C., Maccabi Haifa F.C., Maccabi Tel Aviv F.C., Maccabi Ironi Ashdod F.C., OGC Nice, Beitar Jerusalem F.C., Hapoel Kfar Saba F.C., Maccabi Ahi Nazareth F.C., Hapoel Be'er Sheva F.C., and Israel national under-18 foo. Alon was born on November 22nd, 1971 in Tel Aviv.

Alon Y. Halevy

Alon Tal

Alon was born in 1961.

  • Alon De Loco
  • Alon Turgeman
    Soccer Player
  • Alon Stein
  • Alon N. Cohen
  • Alon Greenfeld
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  • Alon Shtruzman
    Ceo of Keshet International
  • Alon Harazi
    Soccer Player
  • Alon Bar
  • Alon Carmeli
    Chief Executive Officer

Notable Persons With the Last Name Alon

Notable Persons With the Last Name Alon

Noga Alon

Noga Alon is a scientist in the fields of mathematics and theoretical computer science. Noga was born on February 17th, 1956 in Israel.

Yosef Alon

Yosef was born on July 25th, 1929. He left this life on July 1st, 1973.

Uri Alon

Uri was born in 1969.

Mordechai "Modi" Alon

His military service ended in 1948. Mordechai was born on January 17th, 1921 in Safed. Mordechai is also known as Alon and Mordechai. He breathed his last breath on October 16th, 1948.

Geva Alon

Geva Alon is an alternative rock, indie rock, folk rock, indie folk, acoustic music, blues rock, country rock, psychedelic folk, and psychedelic rock musician. He plays Fender Jazzmaster. He has had major accomplishments since 2000. Geva was born on May 30th, 1979. Geva is also known as גבע אלון.

Nitzan Alon

Nitzan was born in 1964. Nitzan is also known as ניצן אלון.


Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Alon U.S.
  White 64.26% 64.26%
  African American 0.00% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 24.47% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 2.11% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 8.63% 16.26%

Of Last Name Alon

People with the last name Alon are most frequently White or Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander

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Fun Facts about the name Alon

  • How Popular is the name Alon? Alon is the 10,480th most popular name of all time. As a last name Alon was the 38,850th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Alon have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,064 babies born with the first name Alon in the United States. That's more than enough people named Alon to occupy the territory of Niue (New Zealand) with an estimated population of 1,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Alon? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1926 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Alon first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Alon is Sunday, November 1st, 1885.
  • What year had the most people named Alon born? The highest recorded use of the first name Alon was in 1993 with a total of 31 babies.
  • Random Alon Factoid: According to the 1985 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Alon is not a popular baby boy's name in New York. Imagine that, only 6 babies in New York have the same name in 1985.
  • Weird things about the name Alon: The name spelled backwards is Nola. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Nalo. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Alon? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 568 people with the last name Alon.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Alon? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Alon as their last name since less than 1 person in 526k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!
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