Meaning:One who tames, subdues
Damon, of the Greek masculine name Damōn, means “one who tames, subdues.” This commanding name exudes tranquility and implies its bearer is a calm and composed character. Damon is famous for the Greek legend of Damon and Pythias, who surprised and amazed the god Dionysus with their extraordinary loyalty and friendship. Actor Matt Damon bears this title with honor and is one of Hollywood’s most beloved celebrities. However, fans of The Vampire Diaries helped Damon soar into popularity in 2009 due to the tall, dark, and handsome bad boy, Damon Salvatore. A name that exudes sophistication and serenity, baby Damon will go far in life knowing they got it all under control!

Famous People Named Damon

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  • Matt Damon
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