Name: Manon

Origin and Meaning of the Name Manon

  • Meaning:
    Bitter
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  • Meaning:
    French form of Mary
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  • Meaning:
    Queen
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  • Gender:
    Girl
  • Pronunciation:
    (mah NON); (MAN on)
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Miscellaneous Info for Manon

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  • Used in:
    English, French and Welsh speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    Manon is a nickname for Marie, though it is frequently used as a first name on its own.

    The most famous bearer of this name is probably Manon Lescaut, the title character of the Abb� Pr�vost's scandalizing novel, and star of subsequent operas by Massenet, Puccini and Auber.

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