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Simeon Meaning


What does Simeon mean?

The name Simeon is of Hebrew origin.

The meaning of Simeon is "hearkening, listening intently".

Simeon is generally used as a boy's name.

It consists of 6 letters and 2 syllables and is pronounced Si-meon.

The Given Name Simeon

Simeon is a unique and appealing name.

A special name that is sure to be loved.

Wrap it up and take it home, Simeon may just be the name you're looking for.

Some famous bearers of this name include: Simeon Barsabae, and Simeon Bekbulatovich.

Simeon Popularity

In the U.S. in 2016, it ranked 1,012 in baby name popularity for boys with 199 occurrences. Less than 5 girls were given the name.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 1,005 in baby name popularity for boys with 203 occurrences. Less than 5 girls were given the name.

Want to see how Simeon sizes up? How it compares to some other names? Then check out the Simeon Name Popularity Page.

Simeon Related Names

The names Semyon, Shimon, Siek, Siemen, Sim, Simecek, Simidh, Simionce, Simon, Simone, Siomon, Sionek are all forms of Simeon.

Famous Simeons

  • Simeon ~ Saint, Russian Ruler (1341-1353), Biblical Character (Acts 13:1, Gen. 29:33, Luke 2:29, Luke 3:30)
  • Simeon Barsabae ~ Saint
  • Simeon Bekbulatovich ~ Russian Ruler (1574-1576)
  • Simeon Breac ~ Irish King (776-770 BCE)
  • Simeon Francois Berneux ~ Saint
  • Simeon I the Great ~ Bulgarian King (893-927)
  • Simeon II ~ Bulgarian King (1943-1946)
  • Simeon Stylites the Younger ~ Saint
  • Simeon the Armenian ~ Saint
  • Simeon the Stylite ~ Saint

Simeon Numerology

Destiny Number, Life Path Number, Soul Urge and Personality Number. These Numerological numbers may tell your child's story. Take a look at the Numerology Of Simeon.

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Simeon Name Fun

Would you like to fingerspell the name Simeon in American Sign Language?

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Simeon.

Just for fun, see the name Simeon in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.

Learn about nautical flags and see your name or message written in nautical flags, on the Simeon in Nautical Flags page.