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Name Simeon

Meaning:He (God) has heardTools:

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Languages of use:German, Bulgarian
US 2015 rank:not in the Top 1000; other popularity lists see below
Similarly written:Simen, Simeone, Simon, Simon, Simón, Timeon, Gideon, Imen, Kimon, Samson     Details
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About Simon/Simone, the group of names with the same origin as Simeon

Meaning/translation:He (God) has heard
Language of origin:Hebrew
Info about origin, male:Simon is derived from Simeon
 in the New Testament Simon is the original name of Petrus, the apostle
 in the Old Testament Simeon is one of the 12 sons of Jacob and thus the name of one of the 12 tribes of Israel
Words:shama = to hear  Hebrew
Topics:12 Apostles, 12 Tribes of Israel, New Testament, Old Testament
Variants' top ranks:1:Szymon Poland 2011,  2:Simon Switzerland 1997,  7:Simone Italy 2006,  8:Simone Germany/West 1977,  8:Simona Bulgaria 2012,  9:Simun Croatia 2014,  11:Simen Norway 2000,  14:Simon Czechia 2014,  15:Simão Portugal 2010,  23:Siem Netherlands 2014
Somehow related to:Simea
Old/original forms:Shimon Hebrew
Name variants:Simona, Simone, Simonetta, Simonette, Simonne, Symone, Semjon, Siem, Simão, Simen, Simeon, Simeone, Simon, Simon, Simón, Simone, Simun, Szymon   Sortable list   Details

Popularity lists that contain the name Simeon

Switzerland 1997 611
USA yearlyGraph2012 979,  2008 960,  2007 918,  2006 948,  2005 852,  2004 847,  2003 8312001 985,  2000 898,  1999 935,  1998 837,  1997 939,  1996 896