US Popularity:459
Other Origin(s):Greek
Meaning:To hear, hearing, listening
Offering contemporary charm with ancient roots, Simon is a boy’s name of Hebrew and Greek origins, meaning “to hear," "hearing," or "listening." This Biblical name belonged to one of the 12 Apostles in Christianity known as Simon Peter. Originally spelled Simeon, Simon has withstood the test of time and is a beloved name used worldwide today. It has a modern and sophisticated British vibe and alludes to an intelligent character. Baby Simon will undoubtedly maintain a stellar reputation with a name so dapper.

Famous People Named Simon

Wondering who else shares this name? Check out these well known people who made this baby name famous.
  • Neil Simon
  • Simon Pegg

Simon Name Popularity Data

The Bump Ranking

Overall:Simon is currently #222 on The Bump
Boy:Simon is currently #56 on The Bump Boy Names

U.S. Births

Overall:Simon is currently #459 in U.S. births
Boy:Simon is currently #161 in U.S. births

Yearly Ranking Change:

in 2022
+ 10
from 2021
In comparison to the previous year's data
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