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Simen

What does Simen mean?

Simen Pronunciation of Simen [simen] as a boys' name is of Hebrew origin, and the meaning of the name Simen is "to hear, listen; reputation". Simen is an alternate spelling of Simon (Hebrew).

Variations

Simen has 3 variants: Simeon, Simone and Symon.

9 more different relations via Simon: Shimon, Si, Sim, Simmons, Simms, Simpson, Symms, Syms and Szymon.

Creative forms:
(male) Simer, Somen, ..

(female) Simenne, ..

Middle name pairings:
Simen Khari (S.K.), ..

How popular is Simen?

Simen is an uncommon given name for males but a somewhat popular surname for all people (#137816 out of 150436, Top 92%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related boy names. Simon (#234 from recent data), Simeon (#1005), Shimon (#1168), Szymon, Sim and Simpson are the prominent varying forms of Simen (not ranked). Usage of these relations of Simen reached its highest during 1880-1889 (usage of 0.11%) and has remained as widespread to this day (usage 0.1%, 7%), but with the version Sim becoming somewhat outmoded. Simon is more universally found than the rest. (Top Baby Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Shimon, Sim, Simeon, Simon, Simpson in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Simon, Szymon outside U.S.

Similar Names

Simen is alike in pronunciation to Salmon, Seaman, Simyon and Suman. Other suggested similar names are Aiden, Aiken, Airen, Armen, Biren, Daimen, Damen, Eiden, Hymen, Niven, Rien, Saxen, Sima, Simba, Simeron, Simha, Sion, Soren, Steen, Sten, Sven, Swen and Ziven. Like Simen, these names are not frequently used.

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