What does Osment mean?
Osment [os-ment] as a name for boys is of Scandinavian derivation, and the meaning of Osment is "God's protection". Osment is an alternate form of Osman (Scandinavian) with the suffix -ent.
Osment has 1 variant: Osmont.Creative forms:
(male) Orment, Osmentos, ..
(female) Osmenta, Osmentthia, .. Middle name pairings:
Osment Ian (O.I.), ..
How popular is Osment?
Osment is a rare given name for men but a very popular surname for both adults and children (#34711 out of 150436, Top 23%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Which version is better?with its source form and related boy names. The only prominent alternative form of Osment (outside Top 2000) rated in the Top 2000 is Osman (#1613 last year). Adoption of this relation of Osment was at its peak in 2009 (#1430) and is almost as widespread today (#1613, 13% less usage). Below is a charted analysis of the ranking of the boy name Osment and affiliated names. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)
Similar NamesSuggested similar names are Bent, Brent▼, Bryent, Clement▼, Damont, Dumont, Egmont, Kent▼, Klement, Kliment, Lamont▼, Lorent, Obert, Ogden, Olen▼, Omer▼, Omero, Oren, Orman, Ormand, Ormond, Ornet, Orren, Orsen, Osbert, Osei, Osher, Osier, Osker, Osmar, Osred, Ossin, Osten, Ostin, Ostyn, Ostynn, Osvin, Oswell, Oswin, Oswinn, Oswyn, Oswynn, Owen▲, Owens, Quent, Rayment and Trent▼. These names tend to be more commonly used than Osment.See names in meaning and etymology.