What does Esmond mean?
Esmond [es-mond] as a boys' name is pronounced EZ-mund. It is of Old English origin, and the meaning of Esmond is "ease of protection". From êast meaning "grace, beauty" and mund meaning "protection". It was revived in the 19th century, during which the success of "The History of Henry Esmond" may have been influential.
Esmond has 1 variant: Esmund.Creative forms:
(male) Elmond, Ermond, ..
(female) Esmonda, .. Middle name pairings:
Esmond Logan (E.L.), ..
How popular is Esmond?
Esmond is an unusual first name for men but a very prominent last name for all people (#33471 out of 150436, Top 22%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Esmond entered the list in 1900-1909 and reached its highest rank of #1896 in the U.S. in the 1900s, but is not found in the list currently. (2015 Birth Statistics)
Esmond is alike in pronunciation to Osmond, Osmonde, Osmund and Osmunde. Other recommended names are Aimond (see Aimon), Armand▼, Armond, Bond, Daimond, Demond▼, Desmond▲, Desmund, Dezmond, Diamond, Eaman, Eamann (see Eamon), Eamon, Eamonn, Eaton, Edmon, Edmond▼, Edmonde, Edmondo, Edmund▼, Edmundo, Edmwnd (see Edmund), Edon, Efron, Efroni, Egmond, Egmont, Egon, Einon, Ekon, Eldon▼, Elford, Elmore▼, Elon, Elsdon, Elston, Eman, Emmons, Emmott, Emory, Eon, Erlend, Erman, Ermano, Ermin, Ermino, Eron, Erron, Escot, Esme, Eston, Eton, Eumann, Evion, Evron, Eyton, Hammond, Jamond, Lammond, Lamond, Lemond, Ormond, Osmont (see Osman), Radmond (see Redmond), Raemond, Raimond, Ramond, Raymond▼, Redmond, Sigmond and Szymond. These names tend to be more commonly used than Esmond.See names in meaning and etymology.