Gender / Sex: boy
Meaning: son of Simon
Sounds Like: Seamus, Seumus, Seumas, Simms, Symms
Similar Names: Sammey, Sommers
Rank as Last Name (Surname, Family Name): 16358
Semmes \s(em)-mes\ as a boy's name is a variant of Simmons (Old English), and the meaning of Semmes is "son of Simon".
The baby name Semmes sounds like Seamus, Seumus, Seumas, Simms and Symms. Other similar baby names are Sammey and Sommers.
Semmes is not a popular first name for men but a very popular surname or last name for both men and women (#16358 out of 88799). (1990 U.S. Census)