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A very large ravine; A canyon
English, Spanish
1 word, 6 letters, 2 vowels, 4 consonants
Medium length and easy to pronounce

How To Pronounce Canyon?

Pronounced as kaen-yuhn

The way you pronounce a name can make all the difference.

Listen to the sound of the name Canyon in English.

Canyon On The Popularity Chart

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Popular Sibling Names For Canyon

If you are looking for some matching sibling names that resonate with Canyon, check our suggestions here.

Boy Sibling Names For Canyon

Find matching brother names for Canyon and create a wonderful team of siblings.

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Girl Sibling Names For Canyon

Looking for some suitable sister names for Canyon? Check out our collection of beautiful and unique names.

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Other Popular Names Beginning With C

Looking for more baby names starting with the letter C to resonate with your family’s naming tradition or to rhyme with the sibling names? Find a range of alternative names starting with this letter.

Names With Similar Meaning As Canyon

Popular Songs On The Name Canyon

Acrostic Poem On Canyon

Dive into the lyrical charm of the name Canyon with this acrostic poem. Witness how each letter paints together a story, capturing the name’s individuality, strength, vitality, and sophistication. Inspiring, is it? Why not try a similar poem that describes what you think of your baby’s personality?


Courageous warrior riding into the crimson sunset.


Adventurous spirit taking flights to discover the unknown.


Nurturing soul, nourished by the nectar of nature.


Yielding grace that feels like the Earth’s embrace.


Optimistic always, just like a ray of sunshine in the morning.


Nurturing resilience and navigating challenges, never succumbing.

Canyon’s Zodiac Sign And Birth Star As Per Vedic Astrology

Vedic astrology, also called Jyotisha, provides deep insights into a person’s life based on celestial positions at birth. Rashi and nakshatra, which are an integral part of Jyotisha, are believed to influence an individual’s personality and life events. The following sections give you rashi-related information, such as the associated letters, elements, ruling body, quality, and nakshatra for the name canyon. These details help analyze a person’s characteristics, personality, and behavior.

Zodiac Sign (Rashi)

As shown in the following table, each rashi is associated with specific sounds, which are often used as the starting letters of names for newborns in Hindu families. Each rashi is represented by a figure and one of the five elements – Earth, Water, Fire, Air, and Ether (Space). One ruling celestial body, known as its 'rashi lord' or 'ruler' is assigned to these rashis. These bodies include Venus, Mars, Sun, Moon, Mercury, Jupiter, and Saturn. Furthermore, the rashis are assigned various qualities or gunas.

Rashi (zodiac sign)Mithun (Gemini)
Starting letters for Mithun (Gemini) rashiK, CHH, GH, Q, C
Ruling bodyMercury
QualityDual (dvisvabhava)

Birth Star (Nakshatra)

Another important aspect of Vedic Astrology is the nakshatras, the lunar constellations or star clusters that the Moon occupies during a person's birth. There are 27 nakshatras, each with its own unique qualities, attributes, and symbolism. Each rashi contains two-and-one-fourth nakshatras in it. For example, Aries contains Ashwini, Bharani, and Krithika nakshatras.

The below table provides information on the nakshatras’ degrees on the zodiac circle, their lords and related syllables, for babies born in the Mithun (Gemini) rashi. These syllables/phonetics are popularly used to choose the baby name. For precise nakshatra calculation based on your baby's birthplace and date, use our Nakshatra Calculator.

NakshatraDegrees Of The NakshatraNakshatra
Lord (Ruler)
Name Syllables
Mrigashira (Makayiram, Mrigasira)Gemini (0 to 6.40 degrees)MarsVe, Vo, Ka, Kaa, Ki, Kee, We, Wo
Ardra (Arudra, Thiruvadhirai)Gemini (6.40 to 20 degrees)RahuKu, Kam, Ja, Cha, Gha, Da, Na, Jha
Punarvasu (Punartham, Punarpoosam)Gemini (20 to 30 degrees)JupiterKe, Kay, Ko, Ha, Hi, Hee

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Canyon In Different Languages

It’s exciting to see our baby’s name spelled and written in various languages. See how people spell Canyon in Spanish, French, German, Italian, and more! Each language has its own way of saying Canyon, but it’s still the same special name. Learn how the name looks and sounds in different languages around the world!

깊은 협곡Koreanko

How To Communicate The Name Canyon In Sign Languages

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Name Numerology For Canyon

Numerology is an occult system that gives significance to numbers and their influence on human life and destiny. Numerologists attribute specific qualities, energies, and characteristics to a number. Parents who believe in numerology prefer to choose baby names that resonate positively with the child’s unique numerical vibrations, often derived from their date of birth. Here we give a general birth number and personality traits of the name Canyon, based on the Pythagorean (Western) system. This analysis will differ from child to child based on their date of birth. You may use our numerology calculator for more personalized information.

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Movie Titles Inspired By The Name Canyon

Discover the presence of Canyon in an array of films. Know about the various movies that have this name.

Movie titleOther titlesRelease year
Canyon Del Muerto2022
Brandi Carlile: In the Canyon Haze Live2022
Ape Canyon2019
Into the CanyonA través del Gran Cañón, Dentro del Gran Cañón, Grand Canyon ao Extremo, Grand Canyon: viaggio estremo, Into the Grand Canyon, Kanjoniin2019
Echo in the CanyonEcos de una era, L' écho de Laurel Canyon, Un'Eco nel Canyon, エコー・イン・ザ・キャニオン, 峽谷中的回音2018
Brown's Canyon2017
Diablo Canyon2015
Excursion in big canyon of CrimeaЭкскурсия в Большой каньон Крыма2014

Frequently Asked Questions

1. What is the meaning of the name Canyon?

The name Canyon means a very large ravine, and a canyon.

2. What is the origin of the name Canyon?

Canyon has an English and Spanish origin.

3. How to pronounce the name Canyon?

Canyon is pronounced as kaen-yuhn.

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