Sion

First Name
584
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
600
in the U.S.
in 2010
Girls
Boys
First
Last
On This Page

How to Pronounce Sion

  • Automated Male (English)
    Is this an accurate pronunciation?
  • Automated Female (English)
    Is this an accurate pronunciation?
How difficult is it to pronounce Sion?

Meaning and Origin

What does the name Sion mean? Find out below.

Origin and Meaning of Sion

User Submitted Meanings

  • A user from United Kingdom says the name Sion is of Welsh origin and means ""God is gracious"".

Submit the origin and/or meaning of Sion to us below

Other Dictionary Sources
  1. An imaginary place considered to be perfect or ideal
  2. Jewish republic in southwestern Asia at eastern end of Mediterranean; formerly part of Palestine
  3. Originally a stronghold captured by David (the 2nd king of the Israelites); above it was built a temple and later the name extended to the whole hill; finally it became a synonym for the city of Jerusalem
Wiktionary

    Sion was also found in the following language(s): French, Italian, Norwegian, Spanish, and Swedish

    Notable Persons Named Sion

    Sion Sono is a poet, film director, screenwriter, cinematographer, film composer, actor, and film score. Sion was born on December 18th, 1961 in Toyokawa, Aichi, Japan.

    Popularity:

    Siôn Simon is a for West Midlands, for Birmingham Erdington, Parliamentary Under-Secretary for Creative Industries, Parliamentary Under-Secretary for Further Education, Member of Parliament, forBirmingham Erdington, Member of the European Parliament, Department for Cultu. He was most prominent from 2014 to 2010. Siôn was born on December 23rd, 1968 in Doncaster, West Riding of Yorkshire, England.

    Popularity:

    Sion was born on May 8th, 1973 in Kingston, Jamaica.

    Popularity:

    Popularity:

    Sion was born in 1979 in Denbigh.

    Popularity:

    Notable Persons With the Last Name Sion

    Eleri was born in 1971.

    Popularity:

    Romano was born on June 9th, 1971 in Paramaribo.

    Popularity:

    Popularity:

    Ioan was born on September 28th, 1890. He passed away on November 24th, 1942.

    Popularity:

    Popularity:

    How popular is the baby name Sion in the U.S.?

    Click Here to Show Chart Data
    Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
    1912 5 0 5
    1927 5 0 5
    1928 5 0 5
    1946 5 0 5
    1971 5 0 5
    1975 8 0 8
    1976 5 0 5
    1977 8 0 8
    1978 6 0 6
    1979 9 0 9
    1980 7 0 7
    1985 5 0 5
    1986 6 0 6
    1988 6 0 6
    1991 6 0 6
    1992 6 0 6
    1994 13 0 13
    1995 5 0 5
    1996 6 0 6
    1998 7 0 7
    1999 20 7 13
    2000 30 10 20
    2001 25 0 25
    2002 30 7 23
    2003 21 6 15
    2004 26 9 17
    2005 15 0 15
    2006 23 5 18
    2007 21 5 16
    2008 27 12 15
    2009 23 0 23
    2010 22 0 22
    2011 27 0 27
    2012 30 0 30
    2013 19 0 19
    2014 25 0 25
    2015 22 0 22
    2016 24 6 18
    2017 26 8 18

    Where is the name Sion popular?

    View popular names by state or region.

    Popularity of Sion as a last name

    The map shows the absolute popularity of the name Sion as a last name in each of the states. See other popular names in New York, California, or Louisiana.

    Common first names for Sion

    Ethnicity Distribution

    Ethnicity Sion U.S.
      White 47.00% 64.26%
      African American 25.50% 11.96%
      Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 10.50% 4.85%
      American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
      Two or More Ethnicities 2.83% 1.76%
      Hispanic or Latino 14.17% 16.26%

    Of Last Name Sion

    People with the last name Sion are most frequently White, African American, Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander, or Hispanic or Latino

    Entire United States

    Fun Facts about the name Sion

    • How Popular is the name Sion? Sion is the 14,803rd most popular name of all time. As a last name Sion was the 37,180th most popular name in 2010.
    • How many people with the first name Sion have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 584 babies born with the first name Sion in the United States. That's more than enough people named Sion to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008).
    • What year were 5 or more babies first named Sion? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1912 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
    • When was Sion first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Sion is Saturday, January 9th, 1875.
    • What year had the most people named Sion born? The highest recorded use of the first name Sion was in 2012 with a total of 30 babies.
    • Random Sion Factoid: According to the 2015 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Sion is not a popular baby boy's name in New York. Imagine that, only 5 babies in New York have the same name as you in 2015.
    • Weird things about the name Sion: Your name in reverse order is Nois. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Osin. How do you pronounce that?
    • How many people have the last name Sion? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 600 people with the last name Sion.
    • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Sion? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Sion as their last name since less than 1 person in 500k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

    What Sions Have Visited This Page?

    Name poster for Sion

    Name poster for Sion(click to save the high quality version)

    Most Popular Names

    All Name Lists

    • Sources:
    • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
    • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
    • Other Dictionary Sources: WordNet 3.1 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University (License).
    • Wiktionary: Titles and License.
    • Notable persons via Wikipedia: Titles and License. Click each image for the attribution information.