Meaning and name origin
For more information, see also the related boy name Daymond.
Damon is a very popular first name for males (#357 out of 1220, Top 29%) and also a very popular surname or last name for all people (#4453 out of 88799, Top 5%) (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Damon for boys. Damon reached its highest rank of #144 in the U.S. in 1970-1979. (2014 statistics).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the boy name Damon and its variant forms. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Damian (#102) and Damon (#407). (2014 statistics).
Damon▲ is also pronounced similarly to Daemon, Daimen, Daimon, Damen, Dameon, Damien, Damion▼, Damone, Damyan, Damyen, Damyon and Dayman. Other suggested similar baby names are Dagon, Dajon, Dalon, Damont, Danon, Daron▼, Davon▼, Eamon, Jamon and Ramon▼. These names tend to be less commonly used than Damon.