Raymon is a traditional name that's long since been supplanted by names that are remarkably similar to it. In fact, this name is one that's been popular in the US since the 19th century but hasn't topped the charts since the 1960s. Read on to learn more about this once-popular name.

Meaning of the name Raymon:

Spanish: Wise Protector

Origin of the name Raymon:

Raymon is a name of Spanish origin that roughly translates to “wise protector” or “protecting hands”.

Symbolism of the name Raymon:

Raymon generally symbolizes a kind of strength that is tempered by wisdom. The name is generally meant as an aspirational name, one that represents the hope of the parents for the character of their child.

Style of the name Raymon:


Gender of the name Raymon:

The name Raymon is almost always used as a boy's name.

Pronunciation of the name Raymon:


Number of syllables in the name Raymon:


Emotion evoked from the name Raymon:

Raymon evokes feelings of pride and optimism, as well as a healthy amount of mystery.

Alternative spellings for the name Raymon:

  • Raemon
  • Raimon
  • Raymone
  • Raymoen

Nicknames for the name Raymon:

Popularity of the name Raymon:

According to the Social Security Administration, the name Raymon last ranked on the list of the 1000 most popular names for boys at number 963 in 1965. The name peaked in popularity in 1929, at which point it was ranked at number 511.

Related names for the name Raymon:

Great middle names for Raymon and their meanings:

  • Juan (God is gracious)
  • Ivan (God is gracious)
  • Elija (the Lord is my God)
  • Diego (supplanter)
  • Manuel (God with us)
  • Dante (enduring)
  • Carlos (free man)
  • Luis (famed warrior)

Famous people with the name Raymon:

Raymons in popular culture:

  • Raymon de Ramiere (book character, Indiana)
  • Raymon Leon (movie character, In Time)