Between 1980 and 2022 there were 1 birth of Monk in the countries below, which represents an average of 0 birth of children bearing the first name Monk per year on average throughout this period.
On the last available year for each country, we count 0 birth.

Other languages  :  
En Français Prénom Monk   
In Italiano Nome Monk   

Information about the first name Monk

The first name Monk has been assigned to:
100.00% to boys
0.00% to girls
The country where the first name Monk is the most common is:
QC Quebec
This first name is on trend: Male
This first name has 4 letters including 1 vowel and 3 consonants

Monk in Japanese *

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Monk in Japanese
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Monk in sign language

Monk in binary language

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Origin and meaning of name Monk

US English
Etymology src :
  • From Middle English monk, from Old English munuc, from Medieval Latin, Late Latin monachus, from Ancient Greek μοναχός (monakhós, “single, solitary”), from μόνος (mónos, “alone”).
Etymology src :
  • By shortening.
Etymology (Alternative forms) src :
Etymology (Verb) src :
  • monk (third-person singular simple present monks, present participle monking, simple past and past participle monked)
  • To be a monk.
  • To act like a monk; especially to be contemplative.
  • To monkey or meddle; to behave in a manner that is not systematic.
  • To be intoxicated or confused.
  • To be attached in a way that sticks out.
Etymology (Noun) src :
  • monk (plural monks)
  • (colloquial) A monkey.
Pronunciation src :
  • IPA(key): /mʌŋk/
  • Rhymes: -ʌŋk
Proper noun src :
  • Monk (plural Monks)
  • A surname.
Proper noun (Statistics) src :
  • According to the 2010 United States Census, Monk is the 2964th most common surname in the United States, belonging to 12103 individuals. Monk is most common among White (78.42%) and Black/African American (15.81%) individuals.
Middle English
Etymology src :
Alternative forms src :
  • monke
Noun src :
  • monk (plural monks)
  • monk
Noun (Descendants) src :

Popularity of the name Monk

Number of MONK births per year

Total births of Monk by country

Births with the first name Monk
1980 - 2022

Comments on the name Monk

Personalities with the first name Monk

There is 0 personality with the first name Monk

Film Actors and Actresses with the first name Monk

There are 7 actors and actresses with the first name Monk
Monk Inyang
Monk Friedman
Monk Eastman
Monk Freeman
Monk Henshaw
Monk Dagelet
Monk Schane-Lydon

Rankings of first name MONK by country

Country ranking (boys)
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Country ranking (girls)
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