What does Damon mean?
Associated with: greek.
Related boy name: Daymond.Creative forms:
(male) Darmon, Domon, ..
(female) Damonia, Damonna, .. Middle name pairings:
Damon Niko (D.N.), ..
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 history of Damon for boys. Damon reached its top position of #138 in the U.S. during 1970-1979, and is currently at #427. (2015 Birth Statistics)
Which version is better?with its variant forms and related boy names. Damen, Dameon, Damian (#116 a year ago), Damien (#254), Damion (#1214) and Daymon are the prominent variation forms of Damon (#427 a year ago) rated in the Top 2000. Usage of these forms of Damon was at its peak in the year 2013 (average #1080) and is almost as conventional today (#1144, down 13.8%), but with forms like Damon becoming less stylish. Damian and Damien are two of the more chic birth names here.
Damon▼ is pronounced similarly to Damone. Other suggested similar names are Aaron, Admon, Ammon, Amon, Baron, Camdon, Camron▼, Cason▲, Dagan, Dagen, Dago, Dagon, Daimond, Dajohn, Dajon, Dalan, Dallon, Dalon, Dalyn, Damek, Damont, Damonte, Dan▼, Dann, Danon, Daran, Daron, Darron, Darton, Darwon (see Darwin), Daveon, Davin, Davon▼, Daxton▲, Daylon, Dayton, Deion▼, Dejon, Delmon, Demos, Deron, Devon▼, Dimos, Dixon, Don▼, Dracon, Drakon, Dumont, Dylon▼, Eamon, Eaton, Edmon, Faron, Faxon, Hadon, Hakon, Jadon▼, Jamon, Jason▼, Javon, Kadon, Kaemon, Kamdon, Kason▲, Lajon, Laron, Navon, Ramon▼, Salmon, Symon, Talmon, Talon▲, Taron and Tavon. These names tend to be less commonly used than Damon.See names in meaning and etymology.