What does Damien mean?
How popular is Damien?
Damien is a very prominent first name for men (#578 out of 1220, Top 47%) and also a very prominent last name for all people (#67936 out of 150436, Top 45%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Charted below is the baby name popularity of Damien for boys. Damien entered the list in 1970-1979 and reached its highest rank of #182 in the U.S. in the year 2007, and is at #249 currently. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Below is a charted comparison of the popularity of Damien and associated names. Popular varying forms of Damien (#249 in recent rankings) listed in the Top 1000 are Damian (#102 in recent rankings), Damon (#407), Damion and Dameon. These relations of Damien reached the apex of their popularity during 1970-1979 (usage of 0.59%) and are somewhat less conventional today (usage 0.448%, 24% less), with the form Damion becoming less trendy. Damian has historically been the top pick of parents, although Damien appears to be gaining popularity too. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Damien▲ is alike in pronunciation to Damone. Other suggested similar baby names are Camden▲, Camren▼, Dagen, Dalen, Dallen, Dalten, Damek, Damick, Daniel, Darian▼, Dariel, Darien▼, Darin▼, Darren▲, Darrien, Davie, Davien, Davin▼, Davion▼, Daylen, Dominy, Fabien, Kamden▲, Nameen and Yamin. These names tend to be less frequently used than Damien.