Simon
Origin/Usage
Hebrew
Pronunciation
SIE-mən
Meaning
God has heard
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Simon originates in Hebrew language and means "God has heard". As a masculine given name it has been popular over centuries and in different spellings all over the world. It appears in the Bible on multiple occasions. It functions as a surname as well.

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Famous Simons

Simon Gagne - hockey player
Simon Baker - actor
Simon Callow - actor
Simon Dyson - golfer
Simon Fraser - football player
Simon Kirke - musician
Simon Newcomb - astronomer
Simon Rex - actor

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