Name: Bacon

Origin and Meaning of the Name Bacon

  • Meaning:
    Preparer of seller of pork
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  • Pronunciation:
    (BAY kun)
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    Itself (Bacon)
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Miscellaneous Info for Bacon

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  • Used in:
    English speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    Bacon was the surname of Sir Francis Bacon, a British writer and philosopher. "Bacon" is not generally used as a first name, as it is also a term for strips of fatty pork, usually eaten for breakfast.

    May also possibly be derived from the Germanic root "bag" meaning "to fight".

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