Sim - Meaning of Sim
[ 1 syll. sim, si-m ] The baby boy name Sim is sometimes used as a girl name. Its pronunciation is SihM- †. Sim is used chiefly in the English, German, and Scottish languages, and it is derived from African-Swahili and Hebrew origins.
Sim is a variant of the name Simba (African and Swahili).
Sim is also a short form of the name Simon (English, French, German, and Spanish) in the English, German, and Scottish languages.
Sim is uncommon as a baby name for boys. In 1900, 0.015% of baby boys were given the name Sim. Its ranking then was #467. The baby name has since markedly fallen in popularity, and is today of infrequent use. Within the group of boy names directly linked to Sim, Simon was the most popular in 2018. Sim has in the past century been predominantly given to baby boys.
† Pronunciation for Sim: S as in "see (S.IY)" ; IH as in "it (IH.T)" ; M as in "me (M.IY)"