What does Chaim mean?
Chaim /chaim/ as a boys' name is of Hebrew origin, and the meaning of Chaim is "life".
Chaim has 1 more related form via Hyman: Hayim.
Chaim has 1 feminine form: Chaya.Kreatif forms: Cachaim, Chaimba, Chaimca. [more]
How popular is Chaim?
Chaim is an uncommon first name for men but a somewhat popular last name for all people (#133114 out of 150436, Top 88%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Displayed below is the baby name statistics of Chaim for boys. Chaim entered the list in 1980-1989 and reached its highest rank of #696 in the U.S. in the year 2012, and is at #833 presently. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Hyman is the only other popular variation form of Chaim (#833 from current records) ranked in the Top 1000. These relations of Chaim reached the top of their popularity in the 1900s (adoption of 0.37%) and are somewhat less conventional today (adoption 0.08%, down 77.3%).
Thinking of names?
Chaim is pronounced similarly to Ham. Other suggested similar baby names are Ahim, Cai, Cain▲, Caio, Cam, Chace▼, Chad▼, Chadd, Chai, Chairo, Champ, Chan, Chand, Chane, Chang, Chann, Chano, Chany, Chap, Chaps, Chas▼, Chase▲, Chaviv, Chayo, Chaz▼, Chazz, Chic, Chik, Chip▼, Chris▼, Clair▼, Craig▼, Craik, Crain, Cram, Khadim, Kharim and Naim. These names tend to be more frequently used than Chaim.