What does Simmonds mean?
Simmonds [sim-monds] as a boys' name is of Old English and Hebrew origin, and Simmonds means "son of Simon; to hear, listen; reputation". Simmonds is an alternate spelling of Simmons (Old English): music producer Russell Simmons. Simmonds is also a derivative of Simon (Hebrew).
Associated with: old english.
Simmonds has 1 variant: Symonds.Creative forms:
(female) Middle name pairings:
Simmonds Branden (S.B.), ..
How popular is Simmonds?
Simmonds is an uncommon first name for men but a very popular last name for all people (#8084 out of 150436, Top 5%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Which version is better?with its source forms and related boy names. Popular related forms of Simmonds (not ranked) listed in the Top 2000 are Simon (#234 from current records) and Simeon (#1005). Other variants, like Simms, are seldom used. These relations of Simmonds were popular as birth names in 2015 (adoption of 0.1%). Simon is the most fashionable birth name in this list. (2015 Birth Statistics)
Similar NamesRecommended names are Aimond (see Aimon), Diamond, Emmons, Hammond, Lammond, Salmon, Samson▲, Secondo, Segismond (see Sigmund), Seigmond, Semmes, Shimon, Sidonio, Siegmund, Sigismond (see Sigmund), Sigismondo (see Sigmund), Sigmond, Sigmund▼, Silvanus, Simen, Simeron, Simonson, Simpson, Simyon, Sion, Siors, Siorus, Sommers, Stones, Symms, Symon, Szymon and Szymond. Like Simmonds, these names are not frequently used.See names in meaning and etymology.