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Kanon is the Japanese name for the Buddhist bodhisattva Avalokitesvara. She embodies compassion and is known as the "goddess of mercy."
-- LadyManetsu  1/14/2009
The name of the heroine in Arina Tanemura's one-chapter bonus manga 'Gin-yu Mieka'. Her father is a composer who named one of his pieces after her: Kanon.
-- GreekMythology  3/29/2009
This is the Danish word for "cannon."
-- Charlie1977  6/24/2009
Kanon is a butler in Umineko no Naku Koro ni.
-- Zeredek  7/26/2009
This is also a Greek noun. Greek - Kappa, Alpha, Nu, Omicron, Nu, means "standard rule or measure. Also used to refer to what exactly is contained in holy scriptures, e.g. "the Canon of the Church", though spelled with a "C".
-- mthood  8/20/2009
This is a very pretty name. But my (American) accent keeps pronouncing this as "cannon", when I know it's KAH-non.
-- erb816  11/26/2009
Kanon Wakeshima is a Japanese singer and cellist.
-- CanadianChibi  7/24/2010
This is also the Norwegian word for 'Cannon'.
-- Anonymous User  12/14/2010
Endou Kanon is a character in Inazuma Eleven.
-- Anonymous User  10/3/2014
The name Kanon has both significant feminine and masculine usage.
-- Anonymous User  12/2/2015

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