Examples from the Web for simon
In Psycho a psychiatrist (the young Simon Oakland) tells us in clinical terms what we've seen.Alfred Hitchcock’s Fade to Black: The Great Director’s Final Days|David Freeman|December 13, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The coup came just months after Simon revealed he had beaten throat cancer.
Simon did not expect to inherit, and in a way he never really did.
Finally, Ciolino volunteered a lawyer, Jack Rimland, to represent Simon in court.Wrongly Imprisoned for 15 Years Thanks to an Innocence Project|Jacob Siegel|November 13, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Simon Fisher Turner told me he last saw Jarman lying dead in the hospital chapel.
Burial became too gigantic a labor, and John and Simon ordered the bodies thrown over the walls to prevent pestilence.The City of Delight|Elizabeth Miller
Then Simon scratched his head and said, 'I can't understand it at all.The Green Fairy Book|Various
He first presented Simon to the young woman and then presented her to him.The Saracen: Land of the Infidel|Robert Shea
"Bit of luck I call this, sir," he added, as with the assistance of Simon Quarle he got it onto his shoulders.The Cruise of the Make-Believes|Tom Gallon
Then he turned toward the woman, and went on, still speaking to Simon.Hurlbut's Life of Christ For Young and Old|Jesse Lyman Hurlbut
British Dictionary definitions for simon
- See Simon Zelotes
- Also: Simon the Tanner a relative of Jesus, who may have been identical with Simon Zelotes (Matthew 13:55)
- Also: Simon the Tanner a Christian of Joppa with whom Peter stayed (Acts of the Apostles 9:43)
Word Origin and History for simon
masc. proper name, from Latin, from Greek Symeon, from Hebrew Shim'on, literally "hearkening, hearing," from shama "he heard." In English Old Testaments, usually printed as Simeon, but in New Testament almost always as Simon. Confused with Greek masc. proper name Simon, which is from simos "snub-nosed."