Name
GIDEON

Name GIDEON

Between 1880 and 2019 there were 17,591 births of Gideon in the countries below, which represents an average of 127 births of children bearing the first name Gideon per year on average throughout this period.
On the last available year for each country, we count 1,163 births.

Other languages  :  
En Français Prénom Gideon   
In Italiano Nome Gideon   


Information about the first name Gideon

The first name Gideon is listed in our categories :The first name Gideon has been assigned to:
99.99% to boys
0.01% to girls
The country where the first name Gideon is the most common is:
US United State of America
This first name is on trend: Male
This first name has 6 letters including 3 vowels and 3 consonants

Anagrams of the first name Gideon

An anagram is a word that contains the same letters of another word. Here is the list of first names which are an anagram of Gideon : Edingo, Gedion

Gideon in Japanese *

Romajijideon
Katakanaジデオン
Hiraganaじでおん
* This is a phonetic conversion, not a translation.
Gideon in Japanese
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Gideon in sign language

Gideon in binary language

01100111 01101001 01100100 01100101 01101111 01101110

Origin and meaning of name Gideon

US English
Etymology src :
  • Borrowed from Hebrew גִּדְעוֹן‎ (gid'ón, “Gideon”).
Anagrams src :
  • doeing
Anagrams src :
  • doeing
Noun src :
  • Gideon (plural Gideons)
  • (religion) A member of Gideons International, an evangelical Christian association, founded in 1899, that distributes free copies of the Bible.
Pronunciation src :
  • (US) IPA(key): /ˈɡɪd.i.ən/
Proper noun src :
  • GIDEON
  • Initialism of Global Infectious Diseases and Epidemiology Network., a medical decision support tool.
Proper noun src :
  • Gideon
  • A warrior judge of Israel mentioned in the book of Judges.
  • And the LORD said unto Gideon, By the three hundred men that lapped will I save you, and deliver the Midianites into thine hand: and let all the other people go every man unto his place.
  • A male given name from Hebrew, popularized by Puritans.
  • An English patronymic surname​.
  • A city in Missouri, United States; named for lumber businessman Frank Gideon.
  • A census-designated place in Oklahoma, United States.
NL Dutch
Etymology src :
  • Ultimately from Biblical Hebrew גִּדְעוֹן‎ (“smasher, feller”), perhaps influenced by Latin Gedeon, from Ancient Greek Γεδεων (Gedeōn).
Pronunciation src :
  • IPA(key): /ˈɣi.deːˌɔn/
  • Hyphenation: Gi‧de‧on
Proper noun src :
  • Gideon m
  • Gideon (biblical character)
  • A male given name.
Proper noun (Derived terms) src :
  • gideonsbende
FI Finnish
Anagrams src :
  • dogien
Pronunciation src :
  • IPA(key): /ˈɡideon/, [ˈɡide̞o̞n]
  • Rhymes: -ideon
  • Syllabification: Gi‧de‧on
Proper noun src :
  • Gideon
  • Gideon (biblical character)
  • (rare) A male given name.
  • The letter “G” in the Finnish tavausaakkoset, a spelling system similar to the ICAO spelling alphabet.
 

Popularity of the name Gideon

Number of GIDEON births per year

Total births of Gideon by country

Births with the first name Gideon
Country
Boys
Girls
USUnited State of America
1880 - 2019
13,058
0
BRBrazil
1930 - 2010
2,260
0
GBUnited Kingdom
1996 - 2019
874
0
ONOntario
1913 - 2018
372
0
ABAlberta
1980 - 2019
230
0
NLNetherlands
2015 - 2019
170
0
SESweden
1998 - 2019
153
0
BCBritish Columbia
1919 - 2019
108
0
ATAustria
1984 - 2018
77
0
ITItaly
1999 - 2018
60
0
DKDenmark
1985 - 2019
51
0
FRFrance
1900 - 2019
51
0
DEGermany
2000 - 2018
38
0
QCQuebec
1980 - 2019
31
0
AUAustralia
1944 - 2019
15
1
IEIreland
1964 - 2019
11
0
NZNew Zealand
1900 - 2019
11
0
ARArgentina
1922 - 2015
8
0
CZCzechoslovakia
1900 - 2016
7
0
BEBelgium
1995 - 2019
5
0

Total births of Gideon by country (last available year)

Births with the first name Gideon
Country
Boys
Girls
USUnited State of America
2019
1,001
0
GBUnited Kingdom
2019
40
0
NLNetherlands
2019
33
0
ONOntario
2018
21
0
BRBrazil
2010
20
0
SESweden
2019
15
0
ABAlberta
2019
14
0
BCBritish Columbia
2019
6
0
DEGermany
2018
4
0
DKDenmark
2019
4
0
ATAustria
2018
2
0
ITItaly
2018
2
0
QCQuebec
2019
1
0

Comments on the name Gideon

Personalities with the first name Gideon

There are 33 personalities with the first name Gideon


Gideon Sundbäck
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Sweden
Businessperson Engineer Inventor Electrical engineer


Gideon Mantell
(Gideon Algernon Mantell) src

United kingdom of great britain and ireland
Naturalist Geologist Paleontologist Obstetrician


Gideon Ståhlberg
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Sweden
Chess player


Gideon Sa'ar
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Israel
Lawyer Politician Advocate Journalist


Gideon Levy
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Israel
Writer Journalist


Gideon Welles
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United states of america
Lawyer Politician Editor Journalist


Gideon Toury
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Israel
Translator University teacher Linguist Literary theorist Translation scholar


Gideon Jung
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Germany
Association football player


Gideon Emery
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United kingdom
Actor Stage actor Voice actor Television actor Film actor Jazz musician


Gideon Klein
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Czechoslovakia
Composer Pianist



There are more than 10 personalities with the first name Gideon
Full list of personalities with the first name Gideon

Film Actors and Actresses with the first name Gideon

There are 119 actors and actresses with the first name Gideon
Gideon Finimento
Gideon Glick
Gideon Turner
Gideon Emery
Gideon Evans
Gideon Levy
Gideon Shemer
Gideon Bachmann
Gideon Singer
Gideon Kolb
Gideon Wahlberg
Gideon Von Kettner
Gideon Van Schoor
Gideon Ramirez
Gideon Furl
Gideon Modisett
Gideon Lorete
Gideon Roberts
Gideon Dewell Charway
Gideon Camm
Gideon Zadok
Gideon Simon
Gideon Shimer
Gideon Eden
Gideon Rosa
Gideon Rijnders
Gideon Nxomalo
Gideon Koegelenberg
Gideon Jacobs
Gideon Fountain

There are more than 30 actors and actresses with the first name Gideon
The full list of actors and actresses with the first name Gideon

Rankings of first name GIDEON by country

Country ranking (boys)
RankCountryYear
#321US United State of America2019
#326AB Alberta2019
#470NL Netherlands2019
#476SE Sweden2019
#506ON Ontario2018
#590BC British Columbia2019
#639DK Denmark2019
#791GB United Kingdom2019
#1310DE Germany2018
#1667AT Austria2018
#2822BR Brazil2010
#5429IT Italy2018
#7931QC Quebec2019
Country ranking (girls)
RankCountryYear
No ranking of first name GIDEON (female) births over the last year available in each country






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