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.
(male) Beam, Biam, ..
(female) Middle name pairings:
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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. (Top Baby Names, 2015)
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