Aaron Name Meaning & Origin

Aaron

Pronunciation: A-rən (key)

Origin of the name Aaron:

Derived from the Hebrew aharōn (the exalted one). Aaron was the elder brother and spokesman of Moses, who suffered from a speech impediment, as well as the first high priest of the Hebrews.

From A World of Baby Names by Teresa Norman.

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Aron, Arron

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Nicknames for Aaron

Aar, Aro, Arnie, Airhead, Arab, Ron, Ronny, Ronald, Ro, Ar, Air, AP, Apey, Ape-ey

Meanings and history of the name Aaron

Messenger (Hebrew).

From the Old Testament, Aaron is Moses' older brother - and did the talking for Moses to Pharaoh, meaning mountain and great strength.

Mountain and enlightened (Hebrew)

Famous real-life people named Aaron

Aaron Eckhart, American actor
Aaron Copland, 20th c. American composer
Aaron Burr, third US Vice President (under Jefferson)
Aaron Neville, American singer
Aaron Spelling, American TV producer
Aaron Montgomery Ward, American businessman
Aaron, brother of Moses, Biblical figure
Aaron Dismuke, American voice actor
Aaron Montgomery Ward, American businessman
Aaron Stern, American musician
Aaron Spelling, American film and television producer
Aaron Rodgers, American football player
Aaron Solowoniuk, member of band Billy Talent
Aaron Morris, Welsh soccer player
Aaron Poreda, American major league baseball player
Aaron Parchem, American figure skater
Aaron Miller, retired American ice hockey player
Aaron Klug, English chemist and astrophysicist
Aaron Lewis, American singer; member of band Staind
Aaron Gillespie, American drummer/vocalist of UnderOath
Aaron Boone, American baseball player
Aaron Carter, American bubblegum pop singer & dancer in the early 2000's
Aaron Paul, World famous American actor who portrays 'Jesse Pinkman' in Amc's hit TV series 'Breaking Bad'
Aaron Prosser, Nationally Recognized Lacrosse Player from Drexel University
Aaron Harrison-American basketball player
Aaron Ramsey, Welsh midfielder for Arsenal FC.
Aaron Taylor-Johnson, English stage, television, and film actor.
Aaron Tveit, stage and television actor.

Aaron in song, story & screen

TV character Aaron 'Hotch' Hotchner on "Criminal Minds" (a smart, somewhat authoritarian, leader)
Aaron Burnett is main character in the book series "The Medallion of Franzek" by the Argentine writer Canela Lopez Fassón
Aaron Stack, alias of Machine Man in Marvel comics
"Primal Fear" character Aaron Stampler (Edward Norton)
Aaron Littleton, Claire's baby on the TV series "Lost"

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