Simon

Primary Meanings of Simon

1.
n
one of the twelve Apostles (first century)
2.
n
United States singer and songwriter (born in 1942)
3.
n
United States playwright noted for light comedies (born in 1927)
4.
n
United States economist and psychologist who pioneered in the development of cognitive science (1916-2001)
Full Definitions of Simon
1

n one of the twelve Apostles (first century)

Synonyms:
Simon Zelotes, Simon the Canaanite, Simon the Zealot, St. Simon
Example of:
Apostle
(New Testament) one of the original 12 disciples chosen by Christ to preach his gospel
saint
a person who has died and has been declared a saint by canonization
2

n United States singer and songwriter (born in 1942)

Synonyms:
Paul Simon
Example of:
singer, vocaliser, vocalist, vocalizer
a person who sings
ballad maker, songster, songwriter
a composer of words or music for popular songs
3

n United States playwright noted for light comedies (born in 1927)

Synonyms:
Marvin Neil Simon, Neil Simon
Example of:
dramatist, playwright
someone who writes plays
4

n United States economist and psychologist who pioneered in the development of cognitive science (1916-2001)

Synonyms:
Herb Simon, Herbert A. Simon, Herbert Alexander Simon
Example of:
economic expert, economist
an expert in the science of economics
psychologist
a scientist trained in psychology

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