Name Simon Origin, meaning, pronunciation & popularity of the name Simon


Simon is a ♂ boy’s name.

What is the origin of the name Simon?

Simon is a biblical name of Greek and Hebrew origin (from Shim’ón / שִׁמְעוֹן).

What does the name Simon mean?

Simon means “he has heard” (from Hebrew “shamá/שָׁמַע‎” = to hear/to listen) and “flat-nosed” or “snub-nosed” (from ancient Greek “sīmós/σῑμός”).

Pronunciation of Simon

Variants of the name Simon


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Popularity of the name Simon

The name Simon is ranked #755 overall.

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