Meaning and Name Origin
Adem \a-dem\ as a boys' name. Adem's name origins are Hebrew and Greek, and Adem means "earth; man, warrior". Adem is a derivative of Adam (Hebrew): from "adama". Adem is also a form of Andrew (Greek): English form of the Greek name Andreas.
Adem has 48 more alternative forms via Adam, Andrew: Ad, Adamo, Adams, Adan▲, Adao, Addams, Addie▼, Addis, Addy, Ade, Adnet, Adnon, Adnot, Aindrea, Analu, Anders▲, Andie, Andor, Andras, Andre▲, Andrea▼, Andreas, Andrei, Andrej, Andres▲, Andresj, Andrews, Andrey, Andrezj, Andriel, Andries, Andrij, Andro, Andros, Andru, Andruw, Andrzej, Andy, Antero, Atim, Drew▲, Dru, Drud, Drue, Ondre, Ondrei, Ondrej and Ondrey.
Adem is a rare first name for males. Adem is a unique surname too for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Shown below is a comparison of the popularity of the boy name Adem and associated names. Prominent related forms of Adem (#unlisted) listed in the Top 1000 are Adam (#79 the previous year), Adan (#373), Addie, Anders (#750), Andre (#283), Andrea, Andreas, Andres (#222), Andrew (#22), Andy (#281) and Drew (#322). These boy names were at the top of their popularity in 2005 and are somewhat less popular today, with the forms Addie and Andrea becoming less in vogue. The more fashionable boy names in this list are Adam (#79), Anders (#750), Andre (#283), Andres (#222) and Drew (#322), with Adam, Andres and Drew going through a rekindling in usage. (2014 Birth Statistics)