HÅKON
GENDER: Masculine
USAGE: Norwegian
PRONOUNCED: HAW-koon   [key]
Meaning & History
Modern Norwegian form of the Old Norse name Hákon, which meant "high son" from "high" and konr "son, descendent". This was the name of seven kings of Norway.
Related Names
VARIANT: Haakon
OTHER LANGUAGES: Hákon (Ancient Scandinavian), Hagen (Danish), Hákon (Icelandic), Håkan (Swedish)
Popularity
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Norway  ranked #30