Simone

Simone - A very unique female name



  Sep 25,2017      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Simone, meaning hearkening, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1913 on position #1320. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Simone and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Simone? Our experts and editorial staff have gathered trends and insights for 30,000+ baby names over the last 100 years -- And on this page you will learn everything you ever wanted to know about the name Simone. The baby girl name Simone was given to 381 baby girls in 2012, ranking #656 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 3,709 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Simone peaked in popularity 29 years ago in 1988 on position 308.



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Simone is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Simone is currently topping the baby name charts in District of Columbia at position #199 - and is the least popular in Indiana at position #1,178.

Why care about state specific baby name charts? It could be that a name that is very popular on the national overall charts is less (or even more) popular where you live. So make sure you check out the state specific charts below and find out how popular or unique Simone is where you live.


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Simone origin and meaning

Simone is a 6 letter name with 2 syllables. This name means hearkening. To see famous people named Simone, pop culture references for the name Simone and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Simone

We've found the following names that sound similar to Simone, sorted by popularity.

Susan / Shannon / Suzanne / Sonya / Sonia / Shawna / Shawn / Shana / Shanna / Shauna /

Name statistics


Most parents-to-be know if they want a popular or unique name, and with these charts and data tables you can easily get a better understanding of how popular or unique this name is.

With a quick glance you can easily tell if this name is increasing or declining in popularity - But note that its current popularity can actually differ a lot from state to state.

Chart position per year (visualized)



Chart position per state (visualized)



Chart position per year (table view)


Year Rank
2012656
2011643
2010664
2009615
2008549
2007522
2006558
2005549
2004480
2003544
2002536
2001529
2000586
1999564
1998450
1997466
1996441
1995464
1994486
1993451
1992405
1991372
1990346
1989353
1988308
1987513
1986691
1985771
1984665
1983637
1982656
1981492
1980763
1979761
1978643
1977769
1976751
1975789
1974755
1973680
1972686
1971673
1970658
1969613
1968590
1967578
1966543
1965648
1964666
1963710
1962687
1961625
1960631
19591144
19581906
19571394
19561313
19551492
19541351
19531188
19521230
19511242
19501270
19491508
19481094
19471271
19461179
19451390
19441852
19431153
19421033
1941874
1940859
1939880
1938824
1937671
19361147
19351553
19331760
19321843
19291675
1928968
19271358
19261152
19251028
1924987
19231025
1922864
19211272
1920923
19191053
1918995
19171089
1916921
19151019
19141311
19131320

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
District of Columbia199
Massachusetts273
New York409
Colorado430
Georgia436
Illinois442
Connecticut514
Maryland571
California601
Arizona633
Pennsylvania650
New Jersey678
Oregon685
Ohio689
North Carolina706
Washington754
South Carolina770
Missouri799
Tennessee805
Florida886
Minnesota911
Michigan930
Virginia991
Texas1045
Indiana1178

Even more about Simone


These are some of the common questions you may want to have answered to know if this is the perfect name for your baby.

Is Simone a common or unique name?

By analyzing the number of births and frequency of this name we've determined that it's currently a very unique female name.

What is the number of syllables for the name Simone?

2 syllables. Why is this important? One of the things that makes a baby name sound good and have a nice rythm is the number of syllables - and especially the number of syllables along with the syllable count for your last name. A simple rule is to avoid having the same number of syllables in your first, middle and last name.

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#
On chart
1988
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Simone
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 3,709
Letter count 6
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1913
2012 births +381

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