What does Simmons mean?
Simmons [sim-mons] as a boys' name is of Old English origin, and the meaning of Simmons is "son of Simon". Music producer Russell Simmons.
Associated with: old english.
Related boy name: Simon.Creative forms:
(male) Samons, Sommons, ..
(female) Simdin, Simna, .. Middle name pairings:
Simmons Quincy (S.Q.), ..
How popular is Simmons?
Simmons is an unusual first name for men but a very prominent last name for all people (#103 out of 150436, Top 1%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Which version is better?with its variant forms and related boy names. Simon (#234 a year ago) and Sim are the popular alternative forms of Simmons (outside Top 2000) listed in the Top 2000. Adoption of these relations of Simmons was at its highest 135 years ago (median #278) and has remained as conventional to this day (#1117, down 10%), but with the form Sim going out of style. Simon is the most contemporarily stylish name for newborns in this compilation. (2015 Birth Statistics)
Similar NamesSuggested similar names are Clemmons, Emmons, Gibbons, Salmon, Samson▲, Seigmond, Shimon, Sigmond, Sigmund▼, Simen, Simeon, Simeron, Simone, Simonson, Simpson, Simyon, Sion, Siors, Sommers, Symms, Symon, Szymon and Szymond. Like Simmons, these names are not frequently used.See names in meaning and etymology.