Ron Name Meaning

Jewish (Israeli): ornamental name from Hebrew ron ‘singing’. Galician: habitational name from Ron, a town in A Coruña, Galicia. Swedish: probably of German origin (see 2). Perhaps an altered spelling of German Rohn or Rönn, a variant of Rönne (see Ronne).

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Roen, Kron, Ren, Don, Rone, Roan, Mon, Rod, Rom, Rog

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In 1881, the most common Ron occupation in Canada was Farmer. 100% of Ron's were Farmers.

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Between 1966 and 2004, in the United States, Ron life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1977, and highest in 1981. The average life expectancy for Ron in 1966 was 34, and 77 in 2004.

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