What does Damien mean?
Associated with: greek.
(male) Domien, Temien, ..
(female) Damini, .. Middle name pairings:
Damien Edmond (D.E.), ..
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. Demographics)
Damien entered the list in 1950-1959 and reached its highest rank of #182 in the U.S. in the year 2007, and is at #254 currently. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)
Which version is better?with its source form and related boy names. Popular varying forms of Damien (#254 in recent rankings) listed in the Top 2000 are Damian (#116 in recent rankings), Damon (#427), Damion (#1214), Daymon, Damen and Dameon. These relations of Damien reached the apex of their popularity 2 years ago (usage of 0.35%) and are almost as common today (usage 0.3%, 13.8% less), but with forms like Damion becoming somewhat dated. Damon has historically been the top pick of parents, though Damian is now more frequently used.
Damien▲ is alike in pronunciation to Damone. Other suggested similar names are Camden▲, Camren, Dacian, Dagen, Dain, Dalen, Dallen, Dalten, Damek, Damick (see Damek), Danie, Daniel▼, Danon, Daren▼, Darian, Dariel▲, Darien▼, Darin▼, Darion▼, Darren▼, Darrien, Daven, Davian▲, Davie, Daviel, Davien, Davies, Davin, Davion, Davyen, Daylen, Dayten, Domini, Domino, Dominy, Dorien, Fabien, Hamlen, Jamie▼, Jamiel, Jamin, Kamden▲, Nameen, Tamsen and Yamin. These names tend to be less frequently used than Damien.