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Gender: Male Origin of Ximenes: Spanish variation of Simon Meaning of Simon: Hebrew, "the listener"

The name Ximenes is a boy's name of Spanish origin. Ximenes and discussed in our forums with posts like "Drop your least favourite (boys)".

From the experts:

The J spelling -- both are pronounced as if they started with H -- is more common, but the X has more flair.

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Famous People Named Ximenes

Carlos Filipe Ximenes Belo, East Timorese bishop; winner of the Nobel Peace Prize
Ximénès Doudan, French journalist
Ximénes de Cisneros (born Francisco Jiménez de Cisneros), Spanish cardinal, religious zealot, and statesman

Pop Culture References for the name Ximenes

Ximenez, Ximun, Jimenes, Xymenes, Ximon, Jimenez


Zelliew Says:


Good to know

EvaThyssen Says:


The Spanish variation of Simon is Simón. see-MOAN.
Ximenes is a misspelling-variation of Jiménez, a fairly common Spanish surname.