What does Bram mean?
Bram \b-ram\ 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.
Bram has 23 more related variations via Abraham, Abram: Ab, Abarran, Abe▼, Aberham, Abey, Abie, Abrahamo, Abrahan, Abrahim, Abram, Abrami, Abramo, Abrams, Abran, Abrian, Abriel, Avi, Avraham, Avram, Avrom, Brahm, Ebrahim and Ibrahim.
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. Census)
Prominent related forms of Bram (#unlisted) are Abe, Abraham (#180 in 2014), Abram (#377) and Ibrahim (#455). Usage of these boy names was at its peak during 1880-1889 (usage of 0.5533%) and is somewhat lower today (usage 0.497%, down 10.2%), with the version Abe becoming less in vogue. Abraham (#180), Abram (#377) and Ibrahim (#455) are three of the more trendy boy names in this compilation, with these names undergoing a resurgence in popularity. Displayed below is an analysis of the usage of Bram and corresponding names. (Top 1000 Baby Names Statistics, 2014)
Suggested similar baby names are Aram, Baram, Brad, Brae, Brain, Bray, Bren, Brian, Bron, Bryan, Bryn, Byram, Byran, Byrom, Byrum, Cram and Kram. These names tend to be more frequently used than Bram.