Simon the Canaanite (or the Zealot)
Variant of Simon
- a masculine name: dim. Si
- one of the twelve Apostles, called Peter or
- one of the twelve Apostles, called : Mark 3:18: his day is Oct. 28also Saint Simon
- a brother or relative of Jesus: Mark 6:3
Origin: ME < LL(Ec) < Gr(Ec) Simōn, Seimōn < Heb shimʼon, lit., heard: see Simeon
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