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Moon

Wei Jie Tan
By Wei Jie Tan Data Analyst
Updated: Jul 11, 2024 | 👁️ 12 Views | 🔊 16 Pronunciations
✔️ Fact Checked by Sangeetha Sivaguru (Senior Content Specialist)

Gender: Female

Origin: American, English

Meaning: Slave, Myth Name, Letters

Pronunciation: moon, muːn, M UW N

Popularity Rank: #3,866

On this page:

  • 1. Moon Meaning
  • 2. Moon Pronunciation Guide
  • 3. Record your pronunciation of Moon
  • 4. Translations of Moon
  • 5. Moon Name Popularity
  • 6. Moon popularity in U.S.
  • 7. Famous People with Name Moon
  • 8. Moon Name Poster
  • 9. Names similar to Moon

Moon Meaning

Derived from the Old English word 'mōna', meaning the natural satellite of Earth that illuminates the night sky.

Moon also means "Slave, Myth Name, Letters, The Moon, Symbol of mystery, magic, and illumination.".

Moon is commonly found in Saudi Arabia, Hong Kong, Malaysia, and 85 more countries.

Moon Pronunciation Guide

Phonetic Pronunciation: moon

IPA (International Phonetic Alphabet): muːn

ARPAbet phonetic pronunciation: M UW N

M: Pronounce as in "man" (M AE N)

UW: Pronounce as in "blue" (B L UW)

N: Pronounce as in "no" (N OW)

This pronunciation guide uses the ARPABET system, a phonetic notation developed by the Advanced Research Projects Agency (ARPA) for speech recognition systems. Each ARPABET symbol corresponds to a distinct sound in English. For example, 'JH' represents the sound as in 'joke,' 'AA' represents the sound as in 'father,' and 'N' represents the sound as in 'no.'

The pronunciation guide was generated using the CMU Pronouncing Dictionary, a public domain resource for phonetic pronunciations of words.

How to pronounce Moon?

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Translations of Moon

Moon Name Popularity

At NamesLook, the name Moon is recorded 15,853 times globally, ranking it as the 3,866th most common name worldwide.

Moon is most prevalent in Saudi Arabia, with 2,341 occurrences, making it the 1,323th most popular name in the country.

In Hong Kong, the name Moon is found among 1 in every 225 people, showcasing its highest frequency there.

Moon Popularity by Country

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CountryRankFrequency
Saudi Arabia#1,3231 : 1,235
Hong Kong#2301 : 225
Malaysia#8321 : 1,242
Egypt#3,2531 : 2,410
Bangladesh#5521 : 627
United States of America#3,7151 : 2,455
United Arab Emirates#1,1081 : 1,386
Oman#9621 : 1,093
Singapore#6631 : 974
France#2,8051 : 2,397
India#1,5551 : 1,900
Iraq#3,3001 : 2,728
Kuwait#1,3271 : 1,982
Algeria#3,5531 : 4,588
Netherlands#2,2411 : 1,454
Macao#1941 : 469
United Kingdom#3,4981 : 2,574
Morocco#4,8921 : 5,345
Qatar#1,6861 : 2,553
Bahrain#9931 : 1,692
South Africa#7,9451 : 15,326
Libya#2,7041 : 4,287
China#5471 : 1,095
Italy#8,9821 : 9,537
Canada#3,3471 : 2,863
Russia#4,1271 : 3,733
Turkey#7,1331 : 9,601
Jordan#2,7001 : 3,076
Mexico#7,0101 : 9,192
Tunisia#5,1361 : 6,572
Yemen#4,0481 : 7,114
Syrian Arab Republic#6,3471 : 6,414
Lebanon#2,3111 : 2,488
Sudan#10,1771 : 20,675
Nigeria#9,4101 : 19,328
Belgium#4,4451 : 4,979
Spain#8,3621 : 11,836
Iran#3,5861 : 3,482
Palestine#6,5411 : 6,640
Kazakhstan#5,1051 : 4,397
Israel#7,4281 : 7,362
Taiwan#1,5611 : 4,986
Greece#1,8861 : 2,345
Brunei Darussalam#7561 : 2,588
Philippines#2,9391 : 7,587
Finland#2,6351 : 4,245
Mauritius#2,7571 : 4,318
Brazil#16,7091 : 36,895

List of countries the name Moon is rarely found

Moon popularity in U.S.

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This chart displays the ranking of the name Moon from 1980 to 2023, based on the most recent data from the U.S. Social Security Administration.

Famous People with Name Moon

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    Moon Dae-sung is a Olympic from South Korea.
  • Moon Dailly is a Actor from US.
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    Moon Eui-jae is a Wrestler from South Korea.
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    Moon Hee-joon is a Singer from South Korea.
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    Moon Hee-jung is a Screenwriter from South Korea.
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    Moon Hee-kyung is a Actor from South Korea.
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    Moon Hee-sang is a Politician from South Korea.
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    Moon Hyang-ja is a Football from South Korea.
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    Moon Hyun-ah is a Singer from South Korea.
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    Moon Hyung-in is a Academic from South Korea.
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    Moon Ik-hwan is a Poet from South Korea.
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    Moon In-soo is a Poet from South Korea.
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    Moon Jae-in is a Politician from South Korea.
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    Moon Je-chun is a Football from South Korea.
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    Moon Jeong-hee is a Actor from South Korea.
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    Moon Jeong-joo is a Football from South Korea.
  • Moon Ji-in
    Moon Ji-in is a Actor from South Korea.
  • Moon Jin-ju
    Moon Jin-ju is a Wrestler from South Korea.
  • Moon Jong-up
    Moon Jong-up is a Singer from South Korea.
  • Moon Joo-won
    Moon Joo-won is a Football from South Korea.
  • Moon Jung-hoon
    Moon Jung-hoon is a Athletic from South Korea.
  • Moon Jung-sik
    Moon Jung-sik is a Football from South Korea.
  • Moon Ki-han
    Moon Ki-han is a Football from South Korea.
  • Moon Kim is a Singer from US.
  • Moon Kook-hyun
    Moon Kook-hyun is a Business from South Korea.
  • Moon Kook-jin
    Moon Kook-jin is a Designer from South Korea.
  • Moon Kwang-eun
    Moon Kwang-eun is a Baseball from South Korea.
  • Moon Kyeong-ha
    Moon Kyeong-ha is a Handball from South Korea.
  • Moon Kyung-ae
    Moon Kyung-ae is a Weightlifter from South Korea.
  • Moon Kyung-eun
    Moon Kyung-eun is a Basket from South Korea.
  • Moon Kyung-ja
    Moon Kyung-ja is a Basket from South Korea.
  • Moon Kyungwon is a Artist from South Korea.

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Moon Name Poster

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