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Gender: Male Pronunciation: ay-mon Meaning of Amon: "wealthy protector" Origin of Amon: Irish variation of Edmund

The name Amon is a boy's name of Hebrew, Irish origin meaning "wealthy protector". Amon and is often added to lists like Bible Names for Boys and discussed in our forums with posts like "Names on NB that make you go WOW!".

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This friendlier Celtic version of Edmund has an upbeat feel and a good chance of competing with Aidan and Damon sometime soon.

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maejenn Says:


I thought Amon was Egyptian in origin, meaning "the one who is hidden."