What does Abram mean?
Variant of Abraham. Biblical: the patriarch Abraham's name before God changed it. From the Middle Ages, however, if not before, it was taken to be a contracted version.
(male) Alram, Anram, ..
(female) Abramia, Abramna, ..
How popular is Abram?
Abram is a somewhat prominent first name for men (#1053 out of 1220, Top 86%) and an even more prominent last name for both adults and children (#6140 out of 150436, Top 4%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Shown below is the birth name popularity of Abram for boys. Abram reached its top position of #364 in the U.S. in the 1880s, and is currently at #377. (Top Baby Names, 2014)
Shown below is an analysis of the popularity of the boy name Abram and associated names. Abraham (#180 in recent rankings), Ibrahim (#455), Avraham (#1243), Ab, Abie and Abe are the popular alternative forms of Abram (#377 in recent rankings). Other forms, like Aberham, are uncommon. Usage of these forms of Abram is common among parents in 2014 (median #1179), except for the form Abe which has fallen out of style. Abraham, Abram and Ibrahim are three of the more fashionable baby names among these.
Recommended names are Aaran, Abad, Abba, Abbas, Abda, Abdal, Abia, Abiah, Abna, Abnar, Adam▼, Addam, Adham, Ahiram, Ahran, Amaram, Amram, Anrai, Ara, Aram, Aran, Arram, Arran, Aviram, Avrum, Azam, Baram, Byram, Cram, Doram, Gram, Hiram▼, Hyram, Joram, Karam and Kram. These names tend to be less commonly used than Abram.