What does Damon mean?
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How popular is Damon?
Damon is a very prominent first name for males (#357 out of 1220, Top 29%) and also a very prominent surname for all people (#4452 out of 150436, Top 3%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Charted below is the birth name popularity of Damon for boys. Damon entered the list in 1890-1899 and reached its top position of #144 in the U.S. during 1970-1979, and is currently at #407. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Dameon, Damian (#102 2 years ago), Damien (#249) and Damion are the prominent variation forms of Damon (#407 2 years ago) rated in the Top 1000. Usage of these forms of Damon was at its peak during the years 1970-1979 (average #410) and is somewhat less today (#551, down 24%). Damian is more ubiquitous than the rest, although Damien appears to be gaining favor too, and Damion has become less popular. Below is a charted analysis of the popularity of the boy name Damon and affiliated names. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Damon▲ is pronounced similarly to Damone. 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.