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Simon

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noun Si·mon \ˈsī-mən\

Definition of Simon

  1. 1 :  peter —called also Simon Peter

  2. 2 :  one of the twelve disciples of Jesus —called also Simon the Zealot

  3. 3 :  a kinsman of Jesus

  4. 4 :  a Cyrenian constrained to help Jesus bear his cross to his place of crucifixion —called also Simon the Cyrenian

  5. 5 :  simon magus



Origin and Etymology of simon

Greek Simōn, from Hebrew Shimʽōn


First Known Use: before 12th century


Simon

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biographical name Si·mon \sē-ˈmōⁿ\

Definition of Simon

  1. Claude (-Eugène-Henri) 1913–2005 Fr. writer




Simon

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biographical name Si·mon \ˈsī-mən\

Definition of Simon

  1. 1st Viscount 1873–1954 John Allsebrook Simon British jurist & statesman




Simon

biographical name Si·mon

Definition of Simon

  1. Herbert Alexander 1916–2001 Am. econ.




Simon

biographical name Si·mon

Definition of Simon

  1. (Marvin) Neil 1927–     Am. dram.




Simon

biographical name Si·mon

Definition of Simon

  1. Paul (Frederic) 1941–     Am. singer & songwriter




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