Gender / Sex: boy
Meaning: dusty one; servant; messenger
Sounds Like: Dagon, Deccan
Variant forms: Deakin, Deecon, Deekon, Deke, Dekel, Dekle, Diakonos
Rank as Last Name (Surname, Family Name): 9716
Deacon \de(a)-con\ as a boy's name is pronounced DEE-ken. It is of Greek origin, and the meaning of Deacon is "dusty one; servant; messenger". A deacon is a ministerial assistant in a Christian congregation. Football player Deacon Jones.
Deacon has 7 variant forms: Deakin, Deecon, Deekon, Deke, Dekel, Dekle and Diakonos.
Baby names that sound like Deacon are Dagon and Deccan.
Deacon is not a popular first name for men but a very popular surname or last name for both men and women (#9716 out of 88799). (1990 U.S. Census)