What does Bram mean?
Bram [bram] as a boys' name is pronounced bram. It is of Scottish, Irish and Gaelic origin, and the meaning of Bram is "bramble; a thicket of wild gorse; raven". In Hebrew, short form of Abram and Abraham. The raven has historically stood for death and destruction. Author of "Dracula" Bram Stoker.
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How popular is Bram?
Bram is an unusual given name for males but a very prominent surname for all people (#30831 out of 150436, Top 20%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Which version is better?with its variant forms and related boy names. Prominent related forms of Bram (unlisted) are Abraham (#170 in 2015) and Abram (#383). Adoption of these forms of Bram is more pronounced among parents presently (average #276). Abraham has been the overall favorite, though Abram has grown trendy as well. Displayed below is an analysis of the history of Bram and corresponding names. (Top Baby Names, 2015)
Suggested similar names are Adam▼, Amram, Aram, Arram, Azam, Ban, Bar, Barak, Baram, Bat, Bax, Bay, Baz, Beal, Bear, Beau▲, Boas, Boaz, Borak, Brad▼, Bradd, Brady, Brae, Brain, Brand, Brant, Bravo, Bray, Bren, Bret▼, Bri, Brian▼, Brik, Brit, Broc, Brod, Brok, Bron, Bryan▼, Brye, Bryn, Byram, Byran, Byrom, Byrum, Cam, Cram, Doram, Elam, Gram, Ham, Hiram▼, Hyram, Isam, Joram, Kam, Karam, Kram, Liam▲, Lyam, Noam, Ram, Sam▼ and Tam. These names tend to be more frequently used than Bram.See names in meaning and etymology.