Last name origins & meanings:
- Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Mocháin (see
- English (of Norman origin): habitational name from
Moyon in La Manche, named from the Gallo-Roman personal name
Modius (from Latin modus ‘measure’) + the locative
suffix -o (genitive -onis).
- English: nickname from
Anglo-Norman French moun ‘monk’ (see Monk).
- Cornish: nickname for a slender person, from Cornish mon
- Korean: variant of Mun.
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