US Popularity:11450
Other Origin(s):African
Meaning:Lion; Strength, strong, power
Simba is a boy's name of Swahili origin celebrated by many an inner child across the world. Meaning "lion," Simba has reached a legendary status thanks to the beloved lead character in The Lion King. A source of nostalgia, the name also stands for "strength," “strong,” or “power” in the Shona language, perhaps not surprising for avid lovers of the resilient hero. And while this well-known name is sure to inspire countless renditions of iconic songs in baby's future, it also holds within it life lessons of profound importance. From the essence of life to the meaning of a motto, this name will serve as a boundless source of wisdom—and fun—for your little one!

Simba Name Popularity Data

The Bump Ranking

Overall:Simba is currently #2300 on The Bump
Boy:Simba is currently #703 on The Bump Boy Names

U.S. Births

Overall:Simba is currently #11450 in U.S. births
Boy:Simba is currently #4246 in U.S. births

Yearly Ranking Change:

in 2022
- 114
from 2021
In comparison to the previous year's data
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