Damon is a Greek name that is a variation of Damian. The name is derived from damao, which means "to tame." The name is also based on Greek legend, as Damon and Pythias were strong symbols of friendship. As a name, Damon came into regular use during the 20th century.
Similar Names: Daman, Daymon
Famous Damon Names: Damon Wayans (comedian and actor), Damon Hill (race car driver)