Meron name meaning

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

Origin and Meaning of Meron

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User Submitted Meanings

  1. A submission from Ethiopia says the name Meron means ", 'the holy oil' which is used during Christening by applying it on the whole body of a baby, done on 4oth (boy) or 80th day(girl) after birth. In addition, the oil is used during establishment of an Orthodox church by applying the oil on building".
  2. A submission from the United Kingdom says the name Meron means "In Hebrew, it means soldier of the anointed. In Geez and Christian religion, holy ointment churches use for baptising babies" and is of Hebrew origin.
  3. A submission from New Jersey, U.S. says the name Meron means "A special Holy oil found in the Christian (Orthodox) church" and is of African origin.
  4. According to a user from Eritrea, the name Meron means "A special Holy oil used to anointed s king like Samuel anointed king David".
  5. A user from Canada says the name Meron is of Hebrew origin and means "Holy oil (in the bible), it's a name of the place in Israel, it also means soldier".
  6. A user from the United Kingdom says the name Meron is of African origin and means "This is a common girls' name among Ethiopian Christians. It is stated to mean 'gift of God' but I can't vouch for that. It is used by Amharic language speakers and is most likely from Ge'ez, the religious language of the Ethiopian and Eritrean Orthodox churches".
  7. 3 people from Canada and the United States agree the name Meron is of Amharic origin and means "Holy oil".
  8. According to a user from the United Kingdom, the name Meron is of Arabic origin and means "holy oil in arabic".
  9. 2 submissions from Colorado, U.S. agree the name Meron means "Soldier" and is of Hebrew origin.
  10. A user from Canada says the name Meron means "Blood of Jesus Christ".
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meron was also found in the following language(s): Japanese and Tagalog

Notable Persons Named Meron

Notable Persons Named Meron

Meron Russom

Meron was born on March 12th, 1987 in Asmara.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Meron

Notable Persons With the Last Name Meron

Theodor Meron

Theodor Meron is a scientist in the field of international law. Theodor was born on April 28th, 1930 in Kalisz.

Neil Meron

Neil Meron is a film and television producer. His ongoing career started in 1989. Neil was born on October 26th, 1955 in Brooklyn, New York.

Moshe Meron

Moshe was born on March 22nd, 1926 in Königsberg.


Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Meron U.S.
  White 78.72% 64.26%
  African American 4.26% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 4.68% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.00% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 11.49% 16.26%

Of Last Name Meron

People with the last name Meron are most frequently White or Hispanic or Latino

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Fun Facts about the name Meron

  • How Popular is the name Meron? Meron is the 18,471st most popular name of all time. As a last name Meron was the 80,678th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Meron have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 427 babies born with the first name Meron in the United States. That's more than enough people named Meron to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Meron? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1916 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Meron first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Meron is Thursday, August 13th, 1885.
  • What year had the most people named Meron born? The highest recorded use of the first name Meron was in 2009 with a total of 21 babies.
  • Random Meron Factoid: According to the 1995 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Meron is not a popular baby girl's name in California. Imagine that, only 5 babies in California have the same name in 1995.
  • Weird things about the name Meron: The name spelled backwards is Norem. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Orenm. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Meron? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 235 people with the last name Meron.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Meron? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Meron as their last name since less than 1 person in 1.3m people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!
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