Simone: baby girl name meaning and popularity


The French feminine equivalent of the Hebrew name Simon, meaning "he hears." And your little Simone may not hear when you ask her for the third time to put on her shoes or clean her room, but you can bet she'll hear that wrapper from your secret candy stash when you try to open it in private.


Si, Simi.

Famous people named Simone:

Author/feminist Simone de Beauvoir; Olympic gymnast Simone Biles; Olympic swimmer Simone Manuel; first female scuba diver Simone Melchior Cousteau; singer Nina Simone.

Fun fact:

In the 2002 film S1m0ne, Simone is a computer-generated actress passed off as a real person, to great success.

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