Sim name meaning

Updated: March 15th, 2024
Gender: Boy
Origin: African-Swahili and Hebrew
Usage: English, German and Scottish
Pronunciation: sim
Meaning: Which is Exalted
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What does Sim mean?

Noteworthy and Enduring Sim's origin is Hebrew and African-Swahili is used substantially in German, English and Scottish bestowed upon boys, meaning of Sim is "Which is Exalted". Sim is a variant of popular Simba.

Simba is shortened form of Lisimba. Meaning of Simba is Lion and Leonine is rooted from African-Swahili and African. Sim is short version of Simon. Simon is Nordic and Greek equivalent of The Hebrew Name שִׁמְעוֹן = He has Heard, Hearkening.

Also Simon is equivalent of Sigmundr in Latin language. Outstanding and Perpetual Simon came from Greek and Hebrew languages, meaning of Simon is "The Word of God and To Hear or be Heard".

The name is celebrated on October 28th.

How do I pronounce Sim?

The proper pronunciation of one syllabled Sim is sim.

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Names that rhyme with Sim

How popular is the name Sim?

Sim is a unique baby name in United States, it had been in use since 1880 and was last seen in 2010, during its 114 years of usage, it was able to reach the top 300 names.

In 1882, it achieved its highest ever ranking of 298 on boy names chart when 40 babies were named Sim. Over 1933 babies in United States have been named Sim. But Sim is a popular baby name in Cambodia where every 1 in 600 have the name as well as in Malaysia.

At least, 60000 people globally have been given the name as per our research.

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Sim in Nordic countries

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Here's what numbers has to say about Sim

Letter S as your cornerstone indicates a charismatic person who can win anyone's heart. If your name ends with letter M, it reveals your passion for books, travel, and solitude, exploring nature. You hypnotize people with your eyes and the way you talk. Don't take life too seriously. You are fully devoted to the people you care for but to get to this point with a person, it takes a lot of time and effort.

Other names similar to Sim

  •  Triston - Used mostly in English frequently used, Triston has its origin in Celtic and is given to both sexes, Triston means "Riot or Tumult". On baby boy names chart, acclaimed Triston was spotted at 486th position in 2006 in United States
  •  Enoch - Notably used in Danish and Swedish durable and cherished, Enoch is used as a baby boy name, meaning of Enoch is "Initiate or Henok" came from Hebrew
  •  Arden - Of Latin origin, Famed and Perpetual Arden is a gender insensitive name, Arden means "Valley of the Eagle, Eagle Valley or Great Forest" is used prevalently in English
  •  Roxie - Used principally in English persistent and cherished, Roxie aimed at both boys and girls and originated from Old Persian, Roxie means "Dawn or Bright"
  •  Katlyn - Used majorly in English darling, Katlyn is used as a gender-neutral name, Katlyn means "Torture, Pure or The Pure" is of Old Greek origin
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Famous people named Sim

  • Sim Van der Ryn, American architect
  • Sim Wong Hoo, founder, CEO and Chairman of Creative Technology
  • Sim Cain, American drummer
  • Sim Lake, American judge and attorney
  • Sim Soo-bong, musical artist
  • Sim On, Prime Minister or Chief State Councillor of the Korean Joseon Dynasty
  • Sim Iness, American discus thrower
  • Sim Walton, Irish hurler
  • Sim Bong-geun, archaeologist
  • Sim Raleigh, English professional footballer
  • Sim Sa-jeong, representative painter in the literary artist's style along with Jeong Seon
  • Simmone Duckmanton in Reunited and Exposed as
  • Simge Selçuk in Acemi cadi as Actress
  • Sim Elwood in movie The Deal as Actor
  • Sim Viva, from 1933 comedy movie Tire au flanc, who portrayed the Solange.

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