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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Damonnoun

    the friend of Phintias who pledged his life that Phintias would return (4th century BC)


  1. damon

    Damon is a male given name that comes from Greek origins. The meaning of the name is 'to tame' or 'subdue.' It can also refer to a legendary character known in Greek mythology and folklore, Damon, who showed a notable example of friendship. In some contexts, it could refer to an American actor, Matt Damon.


  1. Damon

    Damon is a census-designated place in Brazoria County, Texas, United States. The population was 552 at the 2010 census. The town is located about 20 miles south-southwest of Rosenberg, Texas on Texas Highway 36. Damon sits partly atop a salt dome which was exploited for petroleum, sulphur, and limestone.

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Surnames Frequency by Census Records

  1. DAMON

    According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Damon is ranked #4695 in terms of the most common surnames in America.

    The Damon surname appeared 7,555 times in the 2010 census and if you were to sample 100,000 people in the United States, approximately 3 would have the surname Damon.

    76% or 5,746 total occurrences were White.
    13.5% or 1,023 total occurrences were Black.
    4.6% or 349 total occurrences were American Indian or Alaskan Native.
    2.7% or 210 total occurrences were of Hispanic origin.
    1.7% or 131 total occurrences were of two or more races.
    1.2% or 96 total occurrences were Asian.

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  1. monad

  2. nomad

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of damon in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of damon in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of damon in a Sentence

  1. Matt Damon:

    I have never called anyone' f **** t' in my personal life and this conversation with my daughter was not a personal awakening. I do not use slurs of any kind, i have learned that eradicating prejudice requires active movement toward justice rather than finding passive comfort in imagining Matt Damon' one of the good guys'. And given that open hostility against the LGBTQ + community is still not uncommon, I understand why my statement led many to assume the worst.

  2. Damon Thibodeaux:

    The nurse that took care of him said he was positive and very friendly. She was honored to take care of him. She said most people are hateful but Damon was not, that's my brother. He is a very loving person.

  3. Frank Marshall:

    I certainly hope so, we’re trying to find the story, that’s why it took so long this time, Matt’s very much about quality and Matt Damon wants the story to be good. Matt Damon does n’t want to just rehash the old movies so we’re in the process of starting to talk about that.

  4. Nikki Novak:

    They can be monster hits like Matt Damon's' The Martian' or big misses like Jake Gyllenhaal's' Life,'.

  5. Operations Valarie Ianniello:

    Marc knows Matt Damon personally although he did not ask him to do The PSA. He went through his publicist like anyone else would, Operations Valarie Ianniello said. Joaquin Phoenix, Sia, Maggie Q, Pam Anderson, Russell Simmons, and Rooney Mara came through Shaun Monson, who directed them as well.

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    immoderately desirous of acquiring e.g. wealth
    • A. reassuring
    • B. obnoxious
    • C. greedy
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