Definitions of Simon
  1. noun
    one of the twelve Apostles (first century)
    synonyms: Simon Zelotes, Simon the Canaanite, Simon the Zealot, St. Simon
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    (New Testament) one of the original 12 disciples chosen by Christ to preach his gospel
    a person who has died and has been declared a saint by canonization
  2. noun
    United States singer and songwriter (born in 1942)
    synonyms: Paul Simon
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    singer, vocaliser, vocalist, vocalizer
    a person who sings
    ballad maker, songster, songwriter
    a composer of words or music for popular songs
  3. noun
    United States playwright noted for light comedies (born in 1927)
    synonyms: Marvin Neil Simon, Neil Simon
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    dramatist, playwright
    someone who writes plays
  4. noun
    United States economist and psychologist who pioneered in the development of cognitive science (1916-2001)
    synonyms: Herb Simon, Herbert A. Simon, Herbert Alexander Simon
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    economic expert, economist
    an expert in the science of economics
    a scientist trained in psychology
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