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Brahm

What does Brahm mean?

Brahm Pronunciation of Brahm [brahm] as a name for boys is of Hebrew origin, and the meaning of the name Brahm is "father of a multitude (of nations)". Brahm is a variant form of Abraham (Hebrew): the Hebrew version is Avraham.

Variations

Brahm has 1 variant: Bram.

Brahm has 6 more alternative forms via Abraham: Abrahim, Abram, Avraham, Avram, Ebrahim and Ibrahim.

Creative forms:
(male) Beahm, Borahm, ..

(female) Braca, Brait, ..

Middle name pairings:
Brahm Sami (B.S.), ..

How popular is Brahm?

Brahm is a rare given name for males but a very popular surname for both adults and children (#26394 out of 150436, Top 18%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related boy names. Shown below is an analysis of the history of Brahm and corresponding names. Prominent variation forms of Brahm (outside Top 2000) appearing in the Top 2000 are Abraham (#170 a year ago), Abram (#383), Avraham (#1316) and Ibrahim (#435). Other forms, like Abrahim, are uncommon. These relations of Brahm were favored by parents in 2015 (median #576). Abraham, Abram and Ibrahim are three of the more contemporarily stylish birth names here. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Abraham, Abram, Avraham, Ibrahim in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Ibrahim outside U.S.

Similar Names

Brahm is pronounced similarly to Bramm. Other recommended names are Baram, Brad, Bradd, Brady, Brae, Brahvo, Brain, Bran, Brand, Brann, Brant, Bravo, Bray, Byram and Rahm. These names tend to be more commonly used than Brahm.

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