What does Damion mean?
Damion /dami-on/ [2 sylls.] as a name for boys is of Greek derivation. Damion is a variant form, with the suffix -on, of Damian (Greek): possibly means "to tame, subdue".
How popular is Damion?
Damion is a somewhat popular first name for men (#988 out of 1220, Top 81%) and also a somewhat popular surname for both adults and children (#147095 out of 150436, Top 98%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Charted below is the birth name popularity of Damion for boys. Damion entered the list in 1970-1979 and reached its peak position of #428 in the U.S. in 2002, but is not listed at the moment. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Damian (#102 the previous year), Damien (#249), Damon (#407) and Dameon are the prominent alternative forms of Damion rated in the Top 1000. These boy names reached the height of their popularity during the years 1970-1979 (usage of 0.5898%) and are now significantly less widespread (usage 0.4484%, ▼24%), with the version Damion becoming less stylish. Damon (#407), Damian (#102) and Damien (#249) are three of the more contemporarily stylish names for newborns among these. Displayed below is an analysis of the usage of the boy name Damion and associated names. (2014 Birth Statistics)