Short for John and Jonathan.

Other forms of the name are: Jan, Jens, Jonny, Yann, Jannik, Hans, Jone.

Famous bearers are: Jon Voight, Jon Stewart, Jon Bon Jovi, Jon Hamm, Jon Cryer, Jon Lord, Jon Moss, Jon Favreau, Jon Lovitz, John Kortajarena, Jon Buckland, Jon Seda, Jon Tenney, Jon Secada, Jon Bernthal, Jon Polito, Jon Gries.

Musician Jon Bon Jovi, is a songwriter, singer, producer who founded rock band “Bon Jovi”, who released 20 albums, with an estimate of 120 million sales and multiple Grammy, Billboard and MTV awards.

Actor, director, writer Jon Stewart hosted for 16 years one of the most successful and awarded American TV shows, “The Daily Show”.